Daily Archives: December 26, 2014

I’ve Been Knocked Down But I Won’t Be Broken

As someone who was very fond of Laura Hillenbrand’s book “Unbroken” [1], I was cautiously optimistic about the film of the same name, even if having Angelina Jolie direct a film about a man whose epic endurance led him to … Continue reading

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Interview With A Dictator

Ironically, as I left the movie theater this evening after watching “The Interview,” I was briefly interviewed by a reporter for one of Portland’s local television stations. I do not know if my dry and hopefully witty comments will make … Continue reading

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Book Review: Would You Baptize An Extraterrestrial?

Would You Baptize An Extraterrestrial?…And Other Questions From The Astronomers’ In-Box At The Vatican Observatory, by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Blogging For Books/Image in exchange for an honest … Continue reading

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