Some of the lists merely provide names, without details of the abuse allegations that led to their inclusion, the dates of the priests’ assignments or the parishes where they served. And many don’t disclose the priests’ status with the church, which can vary from being moved into full retirement to being banished from performing public sacraments while continuing to perform administrative work. Only a handful of the lists include the last known cities the priests lived in..
Chirping and chattering catsThe chirp isn’t a sound exclusive to birds. Cats often make a chirping or chattering sound when they are watching birds through a window or screen door. No, they aren’t imitating the feathered ones, but are voicing their frustrations at being unable to get to what they see as their prey.
My DadThe Bruce Jenner interview with Diane Sawyer aired on my 40th birthday. Bruce, a father of 6 biological kids and 4 step children by marriage, officially announced his gender journey. I didn’t watch the show initially because I’ve lived a lot of that already.
On Nov. 30, 1971, “Brian’s Song,” starring James Caan and Billy Dee Williams, premiered on ABC. It was the most watched made for TV movie in history, it remains one of the greatest sports movies ever made, and it is impossible to watch, even now, without feeling much the same way those 600 men in tuxedos felt when it was born at the Americana Hotel on May 25, 1970, a man asking you to love his friend as he did..
With a year round population of 7,000, Park City is home to a handful of summer activities that share the “local flavor” of the mountain town community. From free outdoor concerts to Wednesday’s Farmer’s Market to the Park Silly Sunday Market and the locally guided Park City Food Tour, visitors are welcomed to experience Park City like a local. Park City is also proud of its historic roots.
By the time the X Men was being revived, Magneto had fought many other superheroes and been defeated so many times it was getting hard to take him seriously. In fact, in his previous fight, against a superhero team called the Defenders, Magneto had even been turned into a baby (see Defenders No. 16)! As I said, hard to take seriously..
I can understand Dr. Suzuki’s reasons for wanting to remain insistent on the importance of climate change, and how it is the biggest challenge facing humanity. I can also understand his need to remain steadfast, because after all, this is a man who has been preaching environmental awareness for such a long time.