Category Archives: Religion

Mass Hysteria: Baltimore Basilica Jumps on Ravens Superbowl Bandwagon

Keepin the faith, baby! Baltimore Basilica, Cathedral St. Photo by By Tom Warner, Accelerated Decrepitude.

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“Semites on Bikes” Bring Oy to the World

Semites on Bikes to Welcome Santa SOBs to ride around 695 in annual event by Nicole Rodman (Dundalk Eagle, Dec. 15, 2012) Semites on Bikes (SOB) is not your average motorcycle club. In the group founded by Parkville native Ken … Continue reading

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H. L. Mencken: “The human race is incurably idiotic”

H.L.MENCKEN 1524 HOLLINS ST. BALTIMORE December 2nd 1927 Dear Charles:- A few notes: 1. I bought some brown shoes six or eight years ago, and have worn them off and on ever since. I have also taken to brown oxfords. … Continue reading

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