Caroline Kennedy, The More “You Know”

Monday, December 29, 2008 \AM\.\Mon\.

Mrs. Caroline Kennedy is pining for the open Senate seat that is being vacated by Hillary Clinton and is battling the media perception of her entitlement.  Unfortunately Mrs. Kennedy doesn’t help her case with her constant use of you know in this interview.

(Biretta Tip: American Thinker)

UPDATED 12-30-08 A.D.

Caroline Says ‘You Know’ 142 Times– Toby Harnden, Telegraph

(Biretta Tip: Lucianne)

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Obama’s Internship?

Monday, December 29, 2008 \AM\.\Mon\.

From the most dependable news source on the Internet, the Onion.  I missed this during the campaign for some reason.  Zapatero and Obama do seem to go together, and, as in the case of Obama and many Americans  in this country, many Spaniards are not convinced that Zapatero is good for Spain.  For the sake of the country, I hope it was one whale of an internship!

(Content advisory:  A bit of bi-partisan crudity at the very end.)


Napoleon on Christ?

Sunday, December 28, 2008 \AM\.\Sun\.

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Napoleon purportedly made some remarkable statements about Christ while he was imprisoned on Saint Helena.  This one was supposedly made to General Bertrand:

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Three Kings

Saturday, December 27, 2008 \AM\.\Sat\.

Something for the weekend.  A gently sung music video of  We Three Kings of Orient Are by Jennifer Avalon who has a website here.  A good article on the magi who came to worship the infant Jesus is here at the indispensable Catholic Encyclopedia.



Good King Wenceslas

Friday, December 26, 2008 \AM\.\Fri\.

The song Good King Wenceslas has entwined the names of a martyr king and the first of the glorious long line of martyrs, Saint Stephen.  The warmth of their faith is good to remember on a cold day.