Archive for December 3rd, 2011

“Let us who mystically portray the Cherubim, and chant the thrice-holy hymn unto the life-creating Trinity, lay aside all earthly care, that we may receive the King of all, escorted invisibly by the angelic orders. Alleluia.”

Icon by Mother Anastasia


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Random Beauty

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Apparently He Was Right

 “It doesn’t matter what I do. People need to hear what I have to say. There’s no one else who can say what I can say. It doesn’t matter what I live.” – [Newt’s explanation for why his multiple affairs won’t damage his political fortunes, as told to his jilted wife.]

They say a democracy gets the leadership it deserves, so it makes sense that a sleazy, corrupt, and venal candidate is surging in the polls.

10 other outrageous quotes from Mr Gingrich: http://www.thenation.com/blog/160588/eleven-craziest-things-newt-gingrich-has-ever-said

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Scared and Spinning

“I’m so scared of this anti-Wall Street effort. I’m frightened to death,” said Frank Luntz, a Republican strategist and one of the nation’s foremost experts on crafting the perfect political message. “They’re having an impact on what the American people think of capitalism.”

He then offered talking points for other scared Republicans: http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/republicans-being-taught-talk-occupy-wall-street-133707949.html

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