Thursday, February 08, 2007

This One Made Me Laugh . Thanx Suzie !

Flaming Lips "Do You Realize?"
Great Song !

6 Don't Just Sit There Say Sumthin !:

Toby said...

appropriate

hannah said...

lovely... do you know the story of how st. valentine was martyred?

hannah said...

From the Catholic Online site:
"Valentinus was a Roman priest martyred during the reign of Claudius the Goth [Claudius II]. Since he was caught marrying Christian couples and aiding any Christians who were being persecuted under Emperor Claudius in Rome [when helping them was considered a crime], Valentinus was arrested and imprisoned. Claudius took a liking to this prisoner -- until Valentinus made a strategic error: he tried to convert the Emperor -- whereupon this priest was condemned to death. He was beaten with clubs and stoned; when that didn't do it, he was beheaded outside the Flaminian Gate [circa 269].

Saints are not supposed to rest in peace; they're expected to keep busy: to perform miracles, to intercede. Being in jail or dead is no excuse for non-performance of the supernatural. One legend says, while awaiting his execution, Valentinus restored the sight of his jailer's blind daughter. Another legend says, on the eve of his death, he penned a farewell note to the jailer's daughter, signing it, 'From your Valentine.' "

L>T said...

There is a ring of truth to that article. Thank goodness we can still be politically incorrect in blogeshere, huh?

The Phosgene Kid said...

I think the little dude is in denial. He looks exactly like the type that would give the boys valentines with his phone number inside.

wallycrawler said...

Toby , Right !

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Hannah I always thought you were the smartest blogger . Thank you , informative and entertaining !

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I>t have your ever read anything on this page that would be thought of as "political correct" or even correct ?!?

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Kid , HA HA HA HA HA HA...