Archive for April 22nd, 2007

The Catholic Church abolishes Limbo

| April 22, 2007 | 9 Replies
The Catholic Church abolishes Limbo

Dead unbaptised infants throughout the universe are undoubtedly breathing a sigh of relief at this breaking news from the Vatican (as reported by Reuters): The Roman Catholic Church has effectively buried the concept of limbo, the place where centuries of tradition and teaching held that babies who die without baptism went. In a long-awaited document, […]

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“Spin” – Award-winning video.

| April 22, 2007 | 1 Reply
“Spin” – Award-winning video.

I found this eight-minute video on reddit.com tonight. It was “Penned, Shot, chopped, and Scored by Jamin Winans.” I enjoyed it for it’s clean execution and thoughtfulness. According to this site, Spin has been the “winner of 35 film festival awards worldwide.” While watching this video, I couldn’t help but think of chaos theory: chaos […]

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Bill Maher: Abolish Earth Day. Make every day Earth Day.

| April 22, 2007 | 2 Replies
Bill Maher: Abolish Earth Day.  Make every day Earth Day.

Bill Maher hits the nail on the head–again: Last week I asked: If it solved global warming, would you give up the TV remote and go back to carting your fat ass over to the television set every time you wanted to change the channel. If that was the case in America, I think Americans […]

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Killer High Heels

| April 22, 2007 | 63 Replies
Killer High Heels

Today’s topic is high heeled shoes.  Why do women wear the damned things, I sometimes wonder.  Those women wobble around, they take longer to get from here to there, they often trip on small sidewalk imperfections, and they regularly fall and get hurt. I will confess: my gut reaction is that a woman’s IQ relates inversely […]

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