Tag Archives: United States

Smile or DIE

So I was going to write an article on this very topic, but then a friend presented to me this post. I believe it is probably significantly better than my drafts suggested. So please enjoy this post by Bruce Frohnen a writer for Crisis Magazine. He is Professor of Law at the Ohio Northern University College of Law. […]

Handkerchiefs

Why Carry a Handkerchief? Handkerchiefs are pretty handy (pun intended). When you carry a hankie, you don’t have to hunt across the oceans of mankind just to find a tissue. You can mop your brow with it when you’re sitting on the front porch drinking mint juleps. You can even use it to wipe away […]

Chopping Wood

Saw this awesome way to chop wood. And all you need is a fairly short length of chain, a small, sturdy rubber belt, a fastener and a hefty-headed maul. If you don’t have a the chain or rubber belt, you can try some rubber tires. Some Facts: Because you are swinging an ax, many think […]

Thanksgiving

25 Facts About Thanksgiving 5 More Catholic-ish Facts About Thanksgiving The first American feast, which is sometimes called the first Thanksgiving, did actually have religious affiliation (sorry John Green). And it was celebrated on September 8, 1565 in St. Augustine, Florida. The Native Americans and Spanish settlers held a feast and the Holy Mass was […]

The Gentlemen vs the Joe Shmoe

So yesterday I came across a wonderful post by the Fierce Gentlemen, I tweeked it a bit and thought that I might share his “ten points of What makes a Gentlemen” with you all. I hope you enjoy. God Bless. He takes care of his physical appearance & style. No matter what industry he is in, […]

Remember, remember the 5th of November!

The Fifth of November     Remember, remember! The fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot! Guy Fawkes and his companions Did the scheme contrive, To blow the King and Parliament All up alive. Threescore barrels, laid below, To prove old […]

The Symphony

Recently I have been listening to the Buddhist British philosopher Allan Watts, and I came across a quote of his. One day when he was asked what surprised him most about humanity, he answered, “Man…. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he […]