I don't think there is a better way to say it. I am taking a break for a week or so. I look forward to talking to you in 2010. Merry Christmas! Michael
...the more shrill the messenger, the more lost the message...
I received a letter in the mail not long ago from the "2009 Annual Campaign" for Notre Dame High School in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. The campaign has a theme, "Celebrating Today... Preparing for Tomorrow". As with all fundraisers, the letter came with a glossy brochure full of information on projects to be accomplished, scholarship assistance… Continue reading Fund Drives and the Ghosts of Pedophiles Past
I have arrived! The wonderful folks at the Saints Peter and Paul Mission in York Pennsylvania have declared me to be a "Psychoblogger"! The schismatic church with a bent towards hiring priests involved in scandals involving sexual deviance with children is unhappy with me!. Their current "priest" is Virgil Tetherow, who was convicted on charges related… Continue reading Hey, I am a “Psychoblogger!”
As I mentioned in my last post, I was invited to participate in a discussion on the Report by Commission of Investigation into Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin, also known as the "Murphy Report" for a radio talk show on NewsTalk in Ireland. I was thrilled to be asked to be on and very happy to… Continue reading Irish Radio Talking Notes (Part II of Adventures in Irish Radio…)
On Thanksgiving evening, full of turkey and stuffing, I sat down at my computer and found an email from a producer of a news show on NewsTalk-Ireland's National Independent Talk Broadcaster. They wanted to talk to me! I found the invitation intriguing for a number of reasons. First I am just a survivor blogging on… Continue reading Adventures in Irish Radio (Or how I became a talking head, almost…)