Monthly Archives: February 2008
Commie thug Fidel Castro has resigned the presidency of Cuba, leaving only Hugo Chavez for lefties and Hollywood rich folks to fawn over. The press make much over his “outlasting” every U.S. President since Eisenhower. Over at the Weekly Standard … Continue reading
In the course of making revision to this little project, I came across the entry in the 62nd Congress for William W. Wedemeyer, who represented Michigan’s 2nd district. The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress says of Wedemeyer, that … Continue reading
Of course you know that Westminster Kennel Club show is being held today and tomorrow at Madison Square Garden. For our household, it’s what the Super Bowl is for everyone else. The difference is that we know many of the … Continue reading
The babies now have their eyes open. They’re starting to toddle unsteadily around the whelping box (actually a kid’s paddle pool), growl and tussle (or at least mouth) with their siblings. Faith has been an excellent mother, just like her … Continue reading
Headline: “Ex-St. Paul teacher is off to workhouse for sex with teen” Silly me. I thought doing it was what landed you there, not what you did after you landed there.
Here’s a video of a 2001 performance by the Berlin Philharmonic (!) of Juan Pablo Moncayo’s delightful Huapango. Unfortunately, it’s soddenly conducted by Placido Domingo, whose talents with the baton are distinctly inferior to those with his voice. If you’d … Continue reading