Tag: Fun Stuff

Bye Bye Big XII, Hello Pac-16!

The college football 2010 expansion scramble is on! The Pac-10 is flexing their muscle for the first time in many years and I’m not talking about winning championships, I’m talking about dinero, mullah, the almighty dollar! As I have mentioned previously, the Pac-10 will not expand unless it includes Texas or Colorado.  Not Utah or

Civilization V Coming Fall 2010

Sid Meier’s Civilization V is finally going to be released this Fall of 2010.  This famous turn-based conquer the world strategy PC game has gotten me hooked ever since I first encountered it in college.  In fact, it is the only game I play. Civilization V is the sequel to Civilization IV, but like its

Joe Bidens Forehead Makes An Appearance

[Update below] It’s Ash Wednesday and comic relief has arrived with our illustrious Vice-President Joe Biden! Biretta tip to Thomas Peters of the American Papist. Update I: Curiously funny video clip of U.K. Sky News host and self-identified Catholic Kay Burley mistakenly thinks the ashes on Biden’s is a bruise. 0:29 minute mark of the

Res et Explicatio for AD 2-3-2010

Salvete TAC readers! Here are my Top Picks in the Internet from the world of the Catholic Church and secular culture: 1. On ABC’s “This Week” this past Sunday Arianna Huffington, of the Huffington Post accused Glenn Beck of “inciting the American people” to commit violence against Obama by talking about “people being slaughtered.” Here

Alabama Wins Mythical National Championship and Other College Football Rants

[Updates below] The University of Alabama football team won the B.C.S. National Championship* or what I like to refer to as the mythical national championship for N.C.A.A. football.  Alabama beat an over rated University of Texas team 37-21 last night without having the opportunity of playing the only other undefeated team in the country, Boise

For the record…

We’re beginning the last year of a decade now, not starting a new one. While we’re at it, I might as well revisit an oldie… the third millennium began on January 1st, 2001. Sigh.  🙂 Blessed Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, the Octave of Christmas, and Happy New Year!

The Laughing (Four of Them) Babies

I have this particular video clip of toddling quadruplets laughing their diapers off saved on my YouTube list for quite a long time now.  You may have seen this awhile back on America’s Funniest Videos.  These four quadruplets never fail to put a smile on my face.  So enjoy and get your Saturday off to a

Some Bus Slogan Fun

Updates with others’ slogans! Hattip to Mark Shea for calling my attention to this. I think everyone should try it.  You just enter your own particular slogan, and it will generator a bus with your slogan on it.  Nifty! Here’s mine: