Donald R. McClarey

September 4, 1864: Death of General John Hunt Morgan

  One of the most colorful cavalry commanders in American history, General John Hunt Morgan had enough exploits during the War for several lifetimes.  Go here and here to read about two of them.  Alas Morgan had only one lifetime,

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Donald R. McClarey

Ted Cruz

    Ted Cruz, a giant in a Senate of mostly pygmies.

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Donald R. McClarey

Quotes Suitable for Framing: John Gray

Despite everything, liberals cannot help thinking of history as a story of redemption. That is why they cannot help seeing Putin and Xi Jinping, Orbán and Salvini as reverting to the past. A future that contains hyper-modern tsars, technocratic emperors

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Donald R. McClarey

The Face of Nike

    Colin Kaepernick has been hired by Nike, the seller of vastly overpriced sneakers to impoverished Black kids, to be its public face.  Dave Griffey at Daffey Thoughts tells us about it: Nike to conservative Americans Screw you!   Yep.

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Uncle Ted

The internet can be an interesting place for research.  Here is a puff piece Cardinal Theodore McCarrick back in 2008 at the site Whispers in the Loggia:   And joining Cardinal McCarrick at the Mass will be many men that

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