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Pope Francis to Release Pop-Rock Album ‘Wake Up!’ 

The Vatican-approved LP, a collaboration with Believe Digital, features the Pontiff delivering sacred hymns and excerpts of his most moving speeches in multiple languages paired with uplifting musical accompaniment ranging from pop-rock to Gregorian chant. Wake Up! arrives November 27th, … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, September 25, 2015

When you consider how much John Kennedy’s Catholic faith was a concern in a presidential election about 55 years ago, that is quite an amazing picture as every person in that picture is Catholic. I always heard that House Speaker John Boehner … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, September 23, 2015

Things I learned or were reminded of while checking over DaughterGeeding’s homework: The Atlantic Ocean is the saltiest of all the oceans The Indian is the warmest The Pacific is the largest The Arctic is the smallest and of course, coldest … Continue reading

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Since several of you mentioned Dr Greene’s death scene

Man, I forgot how much I really like that show (especially how it was shot, the whole walk-and-talk long takes), and I’m surprised (well, not really) that I teared up watching it.  Once again, “Over The Rainbow” is one hell … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, September 23, 2015

As I was driving DaughterGeeding to school yesterday morning we stopped at a light and she noticed the sun was about to come up.  This was going to be the first sunrise for her to witness, but then a garbage … Continue reading

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Senator Ted Cruz’s Colbert Interview

Only a portion of this interview is online, but there’s a lot to take in. Fallon, a great host in his own right, is a real buddy-buddy kind of guy, and you aren’t going to get any substantive questions or … Continue reading

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Nice Cover and Mashup of Taylor Swift Songs

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The Eva Cassidy Story – on ABC Nightline

This segment of Eva Cassidy aired way back in May 2001.  Per Wikipedia, “The Nightline episode has since been rebroadcast three times due to popular demand. Producer Leroy Sievers has said that it is “probably the most popular Nightline ever“. … Continue reading

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Eva Cassidy – What A Wonderful World

Beautiful doesn’t even come close to describing this.  Pop your earbuds in, crank it up, close your eyes, and do yourself a favor and get lost in this song for four-minutes-and-twenty-one seconds.  It might just be the best part of … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Yesterday I referenced my favorite version of “Over The Rainbow” and my friend Brent chimed in with his favorite by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole.  His version made me think of the picture above, and it’s also my way of welcoming LiberallyLean back … Continue reading

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Doughnut gives gives to a cinnamon roll

We are all dead: Introducing "The CinnaDonut" (via @ChicagoTEVIN) — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) September 21, 2015

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Christian Family Goes A Year “Without Shopping”

I posted about this family several years ago, but now they are pushing a book they wrote about their experience. The Dannemillers wanted to “reconnect” with each other and with their children, Audrey and Jake, who were 5 and 7 … Continue reading

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