For reasons I attribute to God's impeccable sense of humor, I am a Baptist with more than a few Catholic and Lutheran friends. Normally, when you get Catholics and Lutherans shoulder to shoulder, they fight wide-ranging wars where infidels are broken on the wheel and which end in a nice pot-luck and maybe a sing-along. However, when … Continue reading Okay, My Liturgical Friends, Let’s Do Lent!
So, yesterday, Twitter lit up brightly but briefly over this tweet from the New York Times. https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/616303020574441472 I congratulate the social media manager of the Times for getting a conversation going about the newspaper in a way that doesn't involve cowardice. Heck, even President Obama found time to address the issue while awkwardly dodging questions about why his … Continue reading In the Coming Guac Wars, Humor Will Be the First Casualty