Let's sing the song of the century.. Summer going.. Wake me up when September ends 

I listened to Green Day’s AMERICAN IDIOT and 21ST CENTURY BREAKDOWN albums over the past few mornings during some driving to work.. This is a traditional time for me to break out the old 2004 song WAKE ME UP WHEN SEPTEMBER ENDS, and with the more recent inclusion of other tunes from the 21st CENTURY … Read moreLet's sing the song of the century.. Summer going.. Wake me up when September ends 

Prosecutors in Milan reveal: Vatican was 2010 terror target

ITALIAN PROSECUTORS SAY THAT THE SAME ISLAMIC EXTREMISTS WHO CARRIED OUT A BOMB ATTACK IN PAKISTAN ALSO TARGETED THE VATICAN.. MORE: AP REPORTS: The Vatican downplayed the significance of the alleged plot. “From what it appears, this concerns a hypothesis that dates from 2010 which didn’t occur. It has therefore no relevance today and no … Read moreProsecutors in Milan reveal: Vatican was 2010 terror target

Not even POPE FRANCIS could fix this number

If you want to know why Catholic Churches and schools are closing throughout the United States, look no further than this number released by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: $2.9 billion. With a B. That is the dollar amount that the abuse scandal in the Catholic Church has cost since 2004. It’s an insurmountable … Read moreNot even POPE FRANCIS could fix this number

Case of the Mondays: News from coast to coast and beyond

More things are being ‘spotted’ in the Indian Ocean and near Australia.. It could be Malaysian Flight 370. Or it could be chunks of the mountains of plastic that no doubt float in the ocean.  I am not holding my breath, nor getting excited.. if something is confirmed, I’ll obviously be on that. Until then … Read moreCase of the Mondays: News from coast to coast and beyond

Another strange image before the Pope was chosen

While the world was waiting for the new Pope to be revealed, before the white smoke was even rising, birds were resting on the chimney at St. Peter’s Square..Perhaps only odd because of the Pope’s name. St. Francis of Assisi had a love for animals…his is often painted with birds circling him. And then Cardinal … Read moreAnother strange image before the Pope was chosen

Petrus Romanus fulfilled? Or grasping at straws?

Maybe he didn’t pick Peter the Roman as his name.. But Cardinal Bergoglio is the son of Italians and a Jesuit, something that experts on the prophecy of the popes believe are the two most important elements to show that Pope Francis is the final pontiff..But there is a large sentiment beginning online that the … Read morePetrus Romanus fulfilled? Or grasping at straws?