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Everyone's a Victim

Radio Network Claims It’s Being Bumped for Howard Stern "The Word Network, an urban religious station featuring programs like ‘Rainbow Push with Jesse Jackson,’ claims that it is being dropped by Sirius Satellite Radio to make room for shock jock Howard Stern." …. "Sirius has a ‘duty to find room on their dial for wholesome …

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Cool New Blogging Tool: Blogpulse Profiles

Intelliseek is beta testing a cool new tool for bloggers – BlogPulse Profiles. Here’s the profile for Ales Rarus. Below is a graph of my rank over time. Considering there a millions upon millions of blogs – and another born every second – being in the top 2300 is pretty cool. 🙂 The bad news, …

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Latin for "Hat Tip"?

I have a question for Latin scholars. How should one translate "hat tip" into Latin? I mean it in the sense of "[a] tip of [my] hat [to]", i.e. an acknowledgement of sources for topics blogged about. I thought maybe "acknowledgement" would work, but the Latin equivalent was kind of dull. Any ideas?

Catholic and Lutherans in Communion?!

The pastor of my sister’s ELCA church said in a sermon that very recently an agreement was reached between the RCC and ELCA allowing members of each to share each other’s communion. I haven’t heard of any such thing. Have any of you? Have I missed the biggest ecumenical news story of the year somehow? …

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System Administrator Appreciation Day

“Friday, July 29th, 2005, is the 6th annual System Administrator Appreciation Day. On this special international day, give your System Administrator something that shows that you truly appreciate their hard work and dedication.” “Let’s face it, System Administrators get no respect 364 days a year. This is the day that all fellow System Administrators across …

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