Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Something to Ponder... Jose Simon

"In Mexico we have a word for sushi: Bait."
-- Jose Simon

Living to fight another day

The White Sox kept their post season hopes and the hopes of the city of Chicago for a crosstown World Series alive on Monday. Only to have to go to battle today for a one game, winner take all, playoff against the Twinkies. Lets go SOX!

Ed Reed gets his bell rung by Hines Ward

A new series of posts I will be adding are some amazing sports plays/ big hits, etc. Lets start out with this one from MNF...

Monday, September 29, 2008

Link Dump 9/29/08

It's been a while... Here are some recent posts I have enjoyed from around the blogosphere:

if sarah palin were my mom
Books to Fuel Creativity
Porn Again Christian: a free e-book
Jesus & Leadership: A Study in Failure?
discipleship rhythm graphic
Why I Pay With Cash -- this is an older post but in light of the current economics I thought it was worth of another look.
How (Not) to Raise a Pharisee
The Church And Politics Quiz
Ten Ways To Save Money On Heating Bills This Winter.
Whatever Happened to Modesty?
Five Best Sites to Stream TV [Hive Five]
Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal with Cooking Strainer [Clever Uses]
Community: Church or Gangs?
Why People Serve
Ten qualities of an effective team-player...
Truck Fail
Barack Obama and John McCain on abortion: Two articles, two videos
Video: Abortion Is About God, John Piper
12 Shockingly Absurd Food Inventions
Remembering The Falling Man
Goodwill Online Auctions
Something for Nothing: Essential Church Freebie
Read Books, Not Blogs
And They Laughed at Him
Martin Luther King Response to "You Can't Legislate Morality; You Have to Change Hearts First"
Obama's Top Ten Reasons for Voting against the Born Alive Infants Proection Act
Redneck Fire Alarm
Temping Picture of the Day
The Bushido Code: The Eight Virtues of the Samurai
Virgin Mary USB Drive

A couple great ASBO cartoons

Here are a couple of my favorite recent cartoons from ASBO :

Something to Ponder ... Hagar the Horrible

"As you journey through life take a minute every now and then to give a thought for the other fellow. He could be plotting something."
-- Hagar the Horrible

Sunday, September 28, 2008

Something to Ponder... Blaise Pascal

"Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction."

-- Blaise Pascal

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Something to Ponder... Norm Crosby

"When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty."

-- Norm Crosby

Michigan Football Yakety Sax Video


Friday, September 26, 2008

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Something to ponder... Henny Youngman

"I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places."

-- Henny Youngman

Cledus Take the Reel

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

The Truth

Something to Ponder... Charles Schulz

"Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It's already tomorrow in Australia."

-- Charles Schulz

Dave Ramsey on the Proposed Economic Bailout

Dave Ramsey's take on the bailout

Give this a listen, give it some thought, and take action. Unless we speak out we have no right to complain about the outcome

Friday, September 19, 2008

Something to ponder... G K Chesterton

"If there were no God, there would be no Atheists."

-- GK Chesterton

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Something to Ponder... Laurence J Peter

"Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame."
Laurence J Peter

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Something to ponder... George Bernard Shaw

"Democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve."

-- George Bernard Shaw

Monday, September 15, 2008

Something to Ponder... Winston Churchill

"Although prepared for martyrdom, I preferred that it be postponed."

-- Winston Churchill

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Something to Ponder... Bill Vaughan

"A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election."

-- Bill Vaughan

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Something to Ponder... Mark Twain

"Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest."

-- Mark Twain

Friday, September 12, 2008

"The best way out is always through."

-- Robert Frost

Thursday, September 11, 2008

We too easily forget... a pictoral reminder

I don't wan't to use a lot of words this morning. I timed this post with the impact of the first plane. DO you remember where you were that morning? How you felt? What you thought?
Sometimes we need to remember what we have come through so we know where we should be going...

Something to Ponder... Abraham Lincoln

"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves."

-- Abraham Lincoln

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Something to Ponder... George Carlin

"Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they?"
-- George Carlin

Friday, September 5, 2008

It's Alive....

After a 2 month hibernation Under the Dome will be back in service. I look forward to sharing quotes, thoughts, links, sports, and who knows just what else...