the daily purge 6-28-17

It is called ‘hardware cloth’ but we all know it as ‘chicken wire’. In France it might be known as ‘poultry netting’ (Poulet! Poulet!). One use for chicken wire is to hold ‘stucco’ together but we all know it as ‘plaster’. In France it might be known as ‘plaster of Paris’ (Plâtre! Plâtre!). Here in…… Continue reading the daily purge 6-28-17

the daily purge 6-26-17

Notice: What do you think about these songs? Selected by Alice Cooper Do Ya by The Move I Have The Touch by Peter Gabriel Mr. Soul by Buffalo Springfield Maybe you have heard them, maybe not. Probably few of you have ever heard Selected by Alice Cooper, but probably Elected by Alice Cooper. Do Ya was a song rerecorded…… Continue reading the daily purge 6-26-17

the view from the pew 6-24-17

Some months ago Holy Cross made changes to its audio/visual protocol. Were these changes radical enough to exclude me from being counted on to fill in running the board in the future? No. The board can still be operated with a hand-held remote. Our hymns were these: “All People Who On Earth Do Dwell” (opening); “Have…… Continue reading the view from the pew 6-24-17