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Baptisms

On: March 27th, 2008 at 12:33 pm | Number of Comments » 0

At the Easter Vigil last Saturday, Safa, Henry, and Philip all were baptized in The Cathedral of the Incarnation. The two eldest also had Confirmation (Safa as Cecilia and Henry as Sebastian — yeah, I know, a virgin martyr and a famously gruesome death with various psycho-sexual overtones) and First Communion, so they are up-to-date […]


Olbermann on Fire on Ferraro

On: March 13th, 2008 at 1:36 pm | Number of Comments » 2

Yes, I’ve been AWOL awhile amid midterm hell and my own conference paper, etc., but I couldn’t let pass Keith Olbermann latest tirade, justifiably volleyed, IMHO, at Geraldine Ferraro’s asinine racist comments about Obama (he’s only doing well because he’s black) and at Senator Clinton for not responsibly and utterly denouncing them and actively distancing […]


A Ringing Response

On: March 1st, 2008 at 9:40 am | Number of Comments » 0

Within 24 hours, the Obama campaign responded to Clinton’s fearmongering ad with its own parody of it:Nice to see such rapid response — faster than 5 rings.