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    Saturday, February 28, 2004    
         
      Blogworthies IV
(02/28/04 05:52:03 PM; 2248 words)
Blogworthies IV Because The Blog from the Core simply can't cover everything. Noteworthy entries @ Dust in the Light, Discriminations, JunkYardBlog, Midwest Conservative Journal, Turnabout, Catholic and Enjoying It! Hoystory.com,....
   
      Hillary Clinton Talks Foreign Policy at Brookings Institution
(02/28/04 11:57:32 AM; 6709 words)
Hillary Clinton Talks Foreign Policy at Brookings Institution Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCX The junior socialist senator from New York delivered an address, Feb. 25, as part of the Brookings....
   
      More Vanishing Paragraphs
(02/28/04 07:33:42 AM; 477 words)
More Vanishing Paragraphs Our friends (?) the Saudis rewrite an official webpage to hide their blatant religious and gender discrimination. The website of Saudi Arabia's Supreme Commission for Tourism listed....
   
    Friday, February 27, 2004    
         
      Lenten Friday Blogstinence
(02/27/04 06:17:27 AM; 25 words)
Lenten Friday Blogstinence Apart from this notice, The Blog from the Core will not be published today, the Friday after Ash Wednesday. Vide.
   
    Thursday, February 26, 2004    
         
      Rod Dreher Notes a New Meme
(02/26/04 10:04:35 PM; 2135 words)
Rod Dreher Notes a New Meme Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCIX In a blog at The Corner today (emphasis in original): + + + + + President Bush's support for....
   
      A Series of Articles You Will Not See at NYT
(02/26/04 09:36:17 PM; 688 words)
A Series of Articles You Will Not See at NYT Cybercast News Service covers Manuel Miranda. First, an article last Friday: The former Republican counsel to the Senate Judiciary Committee....
   
      John Kerry's Rhetoric Communist?
(02/26/04 01:18:35 PM; 406 words)
John Kerry's Rhetoric Communist? Former Romanian spy chief says anti-war spiel like Kerry's in 1971 came originally from the Kremlin. Ion Mihai Pacepa writes at NRO today: Part of Senator....
   
      Terri's Fight Continues
(02/26/04 06:55:46 AM; 4 words)
Terri's Fight Continues Vide.
   
      A New Anglican Difficulties
(02/26/04 06:41:03 AM; 207 words)
A New Anglican Difficulties See this delightful conversation, at The Telegraph, Feb. 24, with Anglican canon chancellor Edward Norman, who will be joining the Catholic Church later this year: "My....
   
      "For Better or for Worse?"
(02/26/04 06:24:44 AM; 328 words)
"For Better or for Worse?" Mary Ann Glendon writes an article that goes hand in hand with "Humpty Dumpty Logic", at OpinionJournal yesterday: .... If these social experiments go forward,....
   
    Wednesday, February 25, 2004    
         
      Kerry's Past: Some Information and Some Questions
(02/25/04 08:42:09 PM; 5626 words)
Kerry's Past: Some Information and Some Questions "It is the specter of Western imperialism that causes more fear among Africans and Asians than communism, and thus it is self-defeating". First,....
   
      Who Shot HD?
(02/25/04 05:44:18 PM; 883 words)
Who Shot HD? Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCVIII An article by Ciro Scotti at Business Week today. + + + + + Poor Howard Dean. The Icarus of the Democratic....
   
      "Humpty Dumpty Logic"
(02/25/04 05:32:43 PM; 903 words)
"Humpty Dumpty Logic" A stupendous essay on the perils of attempting to redefine/undefine marriage — and how much damage has already been done to the institution, the nation, and especially....
   
      Vietnam Veterans Question Kerry's Vietnam Service
(02/25/04 07:34:55 AM; 1579 words)
Vietnam Veterans Question Kerry's Vietnam Service Though mainstream media is curiously un-curious about it. First, an article at FrontPage Magazine, Feb. 20 (emphasis in original). + + + + +....
   
      "Behind the Debate Over Gay Marriage"
(02/25/04 06:42:31 AM; 558 words)
"Behind the Debate Over Gay Marriage" Margaret calls my attention to this article by Alicia Colon at The New York Sun, Feb. 23: .... Consider the fact that gay rights....
   
      Lenten Related Sermons
(02/25/04 06:29:46 AM; 215 words)
Lenten Related Sermons By Ven. John Henry Newman, D.D. Septuagesima Many Called, Few Chosen Present Blessings The Work of the Christian Sexagesima Endurance, the Christian's Portion Affliction, a School of....
   
    Tuesday, February 24, 2004    
         
      Get the FBI Into Sodom San Francisco?
(02/24/04 06:06:35 PM; 125 words)
Get the FBI Into Sodom San Francisco? If the alleged commission of possible felonies by public officials and employees is, or could be considered to be, "political corruption", why not?....
   
      Winter Soldier
(02/24/04 05:38:47 PM; 48 words)
Winter Soldier Somebody had the brilliant idea of getting that domain name before supporters of John Kerry did. Freepers are setting up Winter Soldier, including lengthy excerpts (with photographs) from....
   
      John Kerry Is In Really Big Trouble
(02/24/04 05:27:50 PM; 1028 words)
John Kerry Is In Really Big Trouble Yet another right-wing extremist publication, assuredly taking orders from Karl Rove, is smearing the presidential candidate. This time... The Village Voice. An article....
   
      White House's Homophobia Sparks War of Hatred Against "Gays"
(02/24/04 12:10:33 PM; 321 words)
White House's Homophobia Sparks War of Hatred Against "Gays" That's how the homosexualists will put it. Today, George W. Bush backs an amendment to the federal constitution to protect the....
   
      "The Instructor Flew at Me Like a Vulture"
(02/24/04 07:21:44 AM; 187 words)
"The Instructor Flew at Me Like a Vulture" Californians' tax dollars at work. Tatiana Menaker, who had immigrated from the Soviet Union, writes at FrontPage Magazine, yesterday, about the swarm....
   
      Why You Need to Write to Support the Federal Marriage Amendment
(02/24/04 07:00:56 AM; 531 words)
Why You Need to Write to Support the Federal Marriage Amendment A CNS report yesterday: As thousands of same-sex couples get marriage licenses in San Francisco — by order of....
   
      Blog Stuff
(02/24/04 06:10:03 AM; 77 words)
Blog Stuff These St. Blog's members have been added to Here a Blog, There a Blog: Catholic Ragemonkey Laudem Gloriae Summa Mamas And quite a few links have been added....
   
    Monday, February 23, 2004    
         
      Six Hundred and Five
(02/23/04 10:02:20 PM; 20 words)
Six Hundred and Five Spams so far since last Tuesday. Way up from last week's Four Hundred and Forty-Nine.
   
      And What Planet Would That Be?
(02/23/04 07:37:33 PM; 784 words)
And What Planet Would That Be? Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCVII This is just precious. Becky O'Malley writes at the Berkeley Daily Planet, Feb. 20. + + + + +....
   
      "Marriage of Inconvenience"
(02/23/04 07:15:48 PM; 376 words)
"Marriage of Inconvenience" Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCVI John Fund writes at OpinionJournal today (quoted ellipsis in original): .... Mayor Newsom is a Democrat, and although three of the four....
   
      Kerry's Cracks
(02/23/04 06:03:05 PM; 2947 words)
Kerry's Cracks He's starting to give new meaning to the word "vetted". The junior senator from Gaymarriagechusetts has been attempting a little whitewash rewrite of what he said and did....
   
      College-Level Anti-Conservative Bias
(02/23/04 05:45:00 PM; 169 words)
College-Level Anti-Conservative Bias No news here, really. Except that there's an article about it in mainstream media. And a lengthy one at that, in the Durham Herald Sun, yesterday, with....
   
      Democratic Agenda is Mainstream Media Agenda
(02/23/04 05:30:26 PM; 223 words)
Democratic Agenda is Mainstream Media Agenda Pardon the tautology. Brent Bozell's latest weekly syndicated column looks at how mainstream media follows the Democrats' lead while ignoring anything that might benefit....
   
      "Baghdad Is Bush's Blue Dress"
(02/23/04 07:40:40 AM; 798 words)
"Baghdad Is Bush's Blue Dress" Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCV Out of the depths of the backlog — Robert Scheer (Los Angeles' answer to Sodom and Gomorrah's San Francisco's Mark....
   
    Sunday, February 22, 2004    
         
      Nader Shmader
(02/22/04 10:21:55 PM; 46 words)
Nader Shmader I suppose it would behoove The Blog from the Core not to be the only weblog in America to fail to comment on the biggest non-news of the....
   
      Senator Writes to President
(02/22/04 09:40:37 PM; 1237 words)
Senator Writes to President Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCIV In other news, a Vietnam veteran writes a scorching editorial on the senator. John "F" Kennedy Clinton Kerry writes, yesterday, a....
   
      Why Not Polygamy?
(02/22/04 08:52:01 PM; 325 words)
Why Not Polygamy? An article in today's Manchester Union Leader: ONE QUESTION for the Rev. Gene Robinson, the nationís first openly gay Episcopal priest (now bishop) who cautions those of....
   
      Long Face or Pretty Boy?
(02/22/04 07:53:44 PM; 2390 words)
Long Face or Pretty Boy? Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCIII The Inimitable One has a typically delightful column in today's Telegraph. + + + + + Last weekend, George W....
   
      "Here Comes The Bride, Or Maybe The Groom"
(02/22/04 06:44:28 PM; 354 words)
"Here Comes The Bride, Or Maybe The Groom" Speaking of Fred Reed — here's his latest: .... So why am I against marriage of gays? Which I am. For several....
   
      "Democratic Deficit"
(02/22/04 06:43:10 PM; 141 words)
"Democratic Deficit" Margaret calls my attention to the latest from David Warren (who channels Fred Reed): .... From top to bottom, we now live under a system of governance that....
   
      I Left My Heart in Sodom and Gomorrah
(02/22/04 05:07:40 PM; 3253 words)
I Left My Heart in Sodom and Gomorrah Democrats in Self-Destruct Mode CCII First, one of our favorite columnists, Mark Morford, writes at SFG, Feb. 18, about the executive lawlessness....
   
      Cathedrae S. Petri Apostoli
(02/22/04 08:45:21 AM; 119 words)
Cathedrae S. Petri Apostoli Though impeded by the Sunday this year, today is the feastday of the Chair of St. Peter, Apostle, in the Roman Church. Here is the prayer....
   
      Three by Madeleva IV
(02/22/04 08:16:10 AM; 313 words)
Three by Madeleva IV Poems by Sister M. Madeleva, C.S.C. Desert Sunset Sunset stood at the edge of the world, apart in the west, Virginal calm, aloof, in golden austerity....
   

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