"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
Under the patronage of St. Tammany
Mark C. N. Sullivan is an editor at a Massachusetts university. He is married and the father of three children. Email
Tuesday, November 05, 2002 Et c*m spiritu tuo: At Catholic Light, an account of liturgical Latin in e-mail blocked by an anti-porn filter. For a sense of the problem, note this Google search on the offending phrase, and the paid "sponsoring link" generated on the right. (The same disconnect between subject matter and sponsoring link appears in a Google search on a common graduation honor.)
Circumstances like these call for innovation. At Fenway Park, a bleacher tradition begun with Roger Clemens and continued with Pedro Martinez is to hang a 'K' for each strikeout. What to do at three strikeouts? How to avoid any mistaken impression that a white-sheeted Klavern has gathered in deep center? At No. 3, a backward 'K' is hung.