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Sacrilege

May 17, 2011

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Surfing Madonna of Encinitas sac·ri·lege (noun) 1: a technical and not necessarily intrinsically outrageous violation (as improper reception of a sacrament) of what is sacred because consecrated to God. 2: gross irreverence toward a hallowed person, place, or thing  A few weeks ago, a 10 by 10 foot mosaic of La Virgen de Guadalupe riding a surfboard […]

The Daily Miracle

March 4, 2011

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“People usually consider walking on water or in thin air a miracle. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don’t even recognize: a blue sky, white clouds, green leaves, the […]

The Final Countdown

December 17, 2010

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Well, I finally committed and as of December 24th I will no longer have cable television.  It’s something I have wanted to do for several months now, but have just failed to go through with it.  I love watching sports and I thought it would be too difficult to give that up.  Baseball, Football, and […]

Fly me to The Moon: The Billboard Family

October 28, 2010

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Our modern world is over-saturated and dripping with media, advertisements, political propaganda, and commercial opinions.  This is a topic that I often write about because it irks me so much.  It only seems to get worse by leaps and bounds every year.  I could close my eyes and plug my ears to avoid this pollution, […]