Donald R. McClarey

Yep, Exactly the Same

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Donald R. McClarey

Tech Lords and Freedom of Speech

A guest post by commenter John By Any Other Name:     I’m sure you’ve seen a bit on tech companies censoring content they don’t agree with (even the suggestion that the Vatican may try to do something about Catholic

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Donald R. McClarey

November 9, 1918: Abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II

    You [recruits] have sworn loyalty to me. You have only one enemy and that is my enemy. In the present social confusion it may come about that I order you to shoot down your own relatives, brothers or

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Donald R. McClarey

November 9, 1989: Twenty-Nine Years Since the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Twenty-nine years ago today my bride and I arrived home from buying software for our Commodore 64  (Yeah, it is that long ago.) and watched stunned after we turned on the TV as we saw East Germans dancing on top of

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint Theodore Tyro

“I am a Christian. It is Christ alone that I love. He is the King whom I serve, and to Him alone that I want to offer a sacrifice!”

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Murmuring

The Pope warns us against murmuring:   In fact, Pope Francis said, Jesus’ witness caused people to murmur. The Pharisees, the scribes, the doctors of the law complained about Him, saying, “He welcomes sinners, and eats with them.”  They did

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