Archive for October 5th, 2011


I must apologize to anyone who came to this site early today. The images of the Pogo comic strip and the “Socialism vs Capitalism” one were oversized.

Because of my work schedule I worked those up yesterday and pre-scheduled them for early this morning. On the computer they looked fine, but when I checked them just now I saw the problem and promptly fixed it…sorry.

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Another Candidate

We were speculating on which was the best comic strip ever, and this one came up:

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“The Catholic Church’s position on capital punishment has evolved considerably over the centuries.

And as a result, ‘it is not a message that is immediately understood — that there is no room for supporting the death penalty in today’s world,’ said a Vatican’s expert on capital punishment and arms control.

Because the church has only in the past few decades begun closing the window — if not shutting it completely — on the permissibility of the death penalty, people who give just a partial reading of the church’s teachings may still think the death penalty is acceptable today, said Tommaso Di Ruzza, desk officer at the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace.”

More: http://www.catholicnews.com/data/stories/cns/1103884.htm

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The late Michael Hedges, guitar great:

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