Donald R. McClarey

Requiescat In Pace: Harry Anderson

Dan: How did you get appointed to the bench? Harry: You know Dan, that’s a funny story. It was the mayor’s last day in office and it was a Sunday and my name was at the bottom of the list

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Donald R. McClarey

Quotes Suitable for Framing: Thomas Sowell

“One of the painful signs of years of dumbed-down education is how many people are unable to make a coherent argument. They can vent their emotions, question other people’s motives, make bold assertions, repeat slogans—anything except reason.” Thomas Sowell

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Donald R. McClarey

Happy Tax Day!

My sentiments precisely Larry.  (Play the video starting at 3:48.)  

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Donald R. McClarey

If Only My Enemy Would Write a Book

 Oh that one would hear me! behold, my desire is, that the Almighty would answer me, and that mine adversary had written a book. Job 31: 35     The buffoonish James Comey, former FBI Director, has written a book,

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Francis in Hindsight

      “This too shall pass.”  As Lincoln noted, that phrase is a comforting thought during periods of trial and tribulation.  How will the current pontificate be recalled in the history of the Church?   Ross Douthat, author of

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Donald R. McClarey

Washington and the Painters

George Washington was one of the first global celebrities who was not a monarch.  How tiresome this was to him he revealed in a letter:       Dear Sir, Your letter of the 20th Ulto was presented to me

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