Continental Ignorance

I posted a Louis Black video a few weeks ago in which he made fun of people who believed that man and dinosaurs lived side by side. I mostly thought that he was exaggerating. As it turns out, he wasn’t. This wacky guy– “Charley” believes exactly that and he is not alone. Here Charley tries to prove that continental drift is actually evidence of the Great Flood and Noah’s Arc. I am not making that up. Like Black said, you can’t be kind about this kind of thing. Still, Charley is his own best parody.

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Boing Boing Does the Work

Boing Boing does some great things. Recently they collected several “female post-punk singer videos.” The entire list is great, but I think the Lizards is my favorite. Watch the way Deborah Lizard dances at the end of the video. I think the drugs must have begun to wear off. Also, what is that stuffed flower thing he plays at the end?

Local Saint

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“It’s official! Mother Theodore Guerin was declared a saint in St. Peter’s Square in Rome Sunday, Oct. 15. Sisters and pilgrims celebrated in Rome during the canonization ceremony. Seven hours later at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., sisters and visitors to the Church of the Immaculate Conception celebrated during the Eucharistic Liturgy. Visit our blog to get up-to-the-minute thoughts and reporting and stay tuned as we share photos, stories and more from both locales.”

from the Sisters of Providence Website

There’s more information on St. Mary of the Woods on Wikipedia, here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Mary-of-the-Woods_College

It’s a long, complicated process becoming a saint. Here’s a short explanation:

http://catholicism.about.com/cs/saints/a/becomesaint04.htm