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2023-12-08 NunBun Nostalgia

2023-12-06 Grading a lot of papers…

2023-12-05 Perusing videos on the Johnny.Decimal filing system. youtu.be/xC1bTRHFX…

2023-12-04 I learned a new word today: semiquincentennial

2023-12-03 ‘Twas the occasion for visiting the local Christmas tree lot/frozen custard shop.

2023-12-03 Currently reading: Sure, I’ll Join Your Cult by Maria Bamford 📚 I’m a huge fan of Maria …

2023-12-02 Just heard this quote in an advertisement at the top of an NPR podcast. Let NPR become your entire …

2023-12-02 Finished reading: Bottoms Up and the Devil Laughs by Kerry Howley 📚🎧 This was a great listen. Howley …

2023-12-02 I’m really not sure what this popcorn flavor will taste like.

2023-12-01 A Printable One Page Annual Calendar I love small web-based tools like this. A narrowly defined …

2023-11-30 A November to Remember

2023-11-29 Currently reading: Bottoms Up and the Devil Laughs by Kerry Howley 📚 Started the audiobook today. 🎧

2023-11-29 Here’s a link to my favorite local iconographer: kellylatimoreicons.com/blogs/new… I am …

2023-11-28 Someone is dispensing important life lessons out of the break room at work.

2023-11-27 The new Gethsemani Farms catalog arrived today. I LOL’d when I got to this page. Shout out to …

2023-11-27 The images of reunited loved ones in Israel are amazing. At the same time, my heart breaks for those …

2023-11-26 Finished reading: Made to Stick by Chip & Dan Heath 📚 A pretty good book to help understand some …

2023-11-26 Reasons I did not like The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes Murder & Violence …

2023-11-25 As we are officially past Thanksgiving, here are a few of my favorite Christmas albums: Christmas …

2023-11-24 Starting a new project with my spouse. We have a puzzling relationship. 🧩 🤣 #DadJokes

2023-11-23 Currently reading: Made to Stick by Chip Heath 📚

2023-11-23 A little fowl humor for you today. 🤣 #DadJokes

2023-11-22 Why couldn’t Beethoven find his piano teacher? Because he was Hayden. 🤣 #DadJokes

2023-11-21 Currently reading: 2030: How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of …

2023-11-21 Trump’s Dire Words Raise New Fears About His Authoritarian Bent Trump is off the rails. His …

2023-11-20 I could go for a good joke about bread. I’ve got a rye sense of humor. 🤣 #DadJokes

2023-11-19 Enjoying a birthday party for a good friend. 🎉🎂

2023-11-18 The biggest immediate lesson from the OpenAI meltdown The fact that the governance of one of the …

2023-11-17 When does a regular joke become a dad joke? When the punchline becomess apparent. Update: It’s …

2023-11-16 One of my students emailed me to request an excused absence from class as her nanny was unable to …

2023-11-15 Despite my introvert tendencies, it is very nice to see colleagues in person every now and then. ☺️

2023-11-14 The Puzzmo Manifesto

2023-11-13 A Tired Haiku

2023-11-12 Army Ammunition Plant Is Tied to Mass Shootings Across the U.S. “A Defense Department …

2023-11-11 Texas Bishop Loudly Critical of Pope Francis Is Removed “The Holy Father has relieved from the …

2023-11-11 Sweeping Raids, Giant Camps and Mass Deportations: Inside Trump’s 2025 Immigration Plans Mr. Miller …

2023-11-10 The BeReal notification happened right before class yesterday.

2023-11-09 Attending my local comedy festival!

2023-11-08 Mourning Richard Gaillardetz, an exemplary Catholic theologian, mentor and friend Hearing this news, …

2023-11-07 My download speed should be much higher than 11.46 Mbps.

2023-11-06 As Gaza Hospitals Collapse, Medical Workers Face the Hardest Choices From an academic perspective, …

2023-11-05 Can Humanities Survive the Budget Cuts? Full disclosure: I have multiple degrees in the humanities. …

2023-11-05 An Old-Fashioned With Brandy? This Must Be Wisconsin This article demonstrates the divisive era in …

2023-11-04 Enjoying a fire on the anniversary of my father’s death. #RIP

2023-11-03 Finished reading: Black Health by Keisha Ray 📚 I recommend this book to anyone interested in public …

2023-11-02 Separating Fact From Fiction on Social Media in a Time of Conflict Useful guidance from Bellingcat …

2023-11-02 After Babel: Digital Theology and Contextualities The upcoming conference will explore the …

2023-11-01 Internet Artifacts This was a delightful stroll down memory lane. The use of the word …

2023-05-11 I occasionally struggle to remember that I should assume good intentions. I came across this …

2023-05-09 An Examen for Former Graduate Students

2023-04-20 Learning to code isn’t enough This was an interesting read about the history of computer …

2023-04-18 Fox, Dominion reach $787M settlement over election claims This is a significant settlement. Dominion …

2023-04-18 100 Million Proton Accounts I am proud to say that I am a Proton subscriber. I’m also glad …

2023-04-18 Apple Rankings Your guide to the iconic fruit. I found it both affirming and challenging. I aspire …

2023-04-17 Sloosha’s Crossin’ an’ Ev’rythin’ After It’s not everyday that …

2023-02-26 When We Are Comfortable, We're Not Learning

2023-02-14 An Anniversary No One Wants

2023-02-10 World Day of the Sick 2023

2023-02-07 Augustine and XAI

2022-11-24 Reflecting on Notifications

2022-09-28 Update–Fall 2022

2022-05-09 Publication: Catholic Health Care & AI Ethics

2022-03-05 Hierarchicalism and Accountability

2020-10-25 Remarks on Commitment Weekend

2020-08-30 On My 20th Anniversary of Leaving the Seminary

2020-07-26 John Lewis: In Memoriam