Donald R. McClarey

Seminar Callers

Seminar caller: A seminar caller is a caller engaged in astroturfing; said caller usually relies on deceiving call screeners to get through to Limbaugh and other hosts. Rush used to say during the Clinton years that there was an organized

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint Eanswide

ST. ETHELBERT, the first Christian king among the English, was succeeded in the kingdom of Kent by his son Eadbald, who, though he was at first an impious and idolatrous prince, became afterwards a zealous Christian, and a fervent penitent,

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Donald R. McClarey

Bellwether, What Bellwether?

    There were two special elections for Congress on Tuesday, both in North Carolina and which were both won by the GOP.  In North Carolina 3 the Republican crushed the Democrat as was expected.  The Democrats and the news

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: They Want a Schism

Father Z has an incisive post:   Sometimes I have to triage my time.  For example, I can do some reading about “chaos theory” or “fundamental force concepts”. On the other hand, I can read the transcript of a papal presser

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Donald R. McClarey

Toxic Masculinity

To be a normal woman you need normal men around you. Livia, I, Claudius   News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee:   U.S.—As society becomes increasingly dominated by nerds, hipsters, and computer programmers, people have fixated on

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