Saturday, December 31, 2011

It is that time of year again. My annual prediction list. Come on 2012, make me look good.

Friday, December 30, 2011

UPS is here. Yea!

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

"Go Voltron Force!"

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Merry Christmas.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Part 2 of my interview with Jimmy Akin is now up. Was Jesus born in a stable? Maybe not. Listen to find out why.
12 months away? THE HOBBIT Trailer HD

Monday, December 19, 2011

I understand that most people with jobs have to work today. That is just strange to this school district employee ;)

Sunday, December 18, 2011

My podcast interview with Jimmy Akin is now online.
Go Tebow!
I know this is hard to believe, but I am not a graceful bowler.
I know this is hard to believe, but I am not a graceful howled.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Less than 1 hour until my 2 week vacation starts - a great perk of being a school district employee. :)

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Someone is 5 years old today.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Wow: A Victim Treats His Mugger Right

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Is there anyone who still thinks Tebow doesn't have divine favor?

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Saturday morning is my favorite time of the week. I love lounging around the house with my family.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

Happy feast day of St. Nicholas - the real Santa Claus.

Saturday, December 03, 2011

My next interview for the Catholic Dads Online podcast: Jimmy Akin! He will be answering questions about the nativity. Check it out Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Got a date with a hot chick tonight. Taking my Honeybun out to dinner for our anniversary.
Happy anniversary Honeybun.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Another come from behind win in the making? Go Tebow! broncos
Going to do family photos this morning. Hope they aren't awkward.

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Cool perk of working for a school district: Getting Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday off for Thanksgiving week. Suh-Weet!

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

It just dawned on me that today is the 21st anniversary of my 21st birthday. It doesn't seem that long ago.
At Chilitos with Bailey for my birthday lunch. Good times.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

11 Sounds That Your Kids Have Probably Never Heard

Friday, November 11, 2011

Happy Veteran's Day to all the Marines and Sailors I served with. You are the best of the best.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Happy birthday to all my fellow Marines. On this day "back in 1775, my Marine Corps came alive."

Friday, November 04, 2011

At Las Cruces High vs Mayfield football game. You want a football rivalry?

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Quote O' the Day "Don't let the guy with the broom decide how many elephants can be in the parade." - Merlin Mann

Friday, October 14, 2011

My interview with Dave Brenner from Word on Fire is now online. Listen here:

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Tonight I am interviewing David Brenner from the Word on Fire blog for the Catholic Dads Online podcast.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Anyone know how to sew? « Always Jason
Bailey fell and hit her forehead on a door frame at preschool. That's gonna leave a mark. Now at the urgent care. Stitches likely.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

I need the t-shirt of this one.
I Know This Sounds Bad But...

Sunday, October 09, 2011

This had never happened to me before, and has never happened since, but God sent a messenger to me in aisle 3 of St...
Fr. Barron's "Catholicism" reminds us that the Catholic Church is home for all human beings..
You can also hear the interview I did with Brandon Vogt here.
The Thin Veil: Move

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Well the interview is done and the editing is finished. Look for the podcast to be up first thing in the morning at

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Interview completed...time for some editing...Brandon was golden. Me, not so much. Can you say "um"? Apparently I can...a lot.
About to interview Brandon Vogt for Catholic Dads

Monday, October 03, 2011

Father Robert Barron's Catholicism series is going to air on EWTN in November. Woohoo!
The problem with the Occupy Wall Street protests is that they don't want to lift people up, they just want to drag "the rich" down.

Friday, September 30, 2011

Deaf Woman Hears Her Own Voice For First Time With Hearing Implant

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Petition the Iranian government to release Yousef Nadarkhani who is sentenced to execution for being a Christian.
It's funny because it's true. How Christian denominations see each other.
Flowchart of NPR's 100 best Fantasy & Scifi list.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Facebook Is Tracking Your Every Move on the Web; Here's How to Stop It

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Jon Jones submits Rampage? Wow. Jones is superhuman.

Sunday, September 18, 2011

What Robertson Doesn’t Know: Unconditional Love Heals » Secondhand Smoke | A First Things Blog

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Pat Robertson or Robert McQuilken?

Monday, September 05, 2011

From the mouths of babes « Always Jason
Of course when you build a fort, it must be decorated. "Daddy, isn't it beautiful?" I love little girls.
Written and performed by a guy who has been married to his childhood sweetheart for 20+ years.

Saturday, September 03, 2011

It's official. I'm "the best Daddy." Bailey just told me so.

Thursday, September 01, 2011

Family Decals
Had an emergency tonight. Realized there was a glaring omission in our music collection. Bought The Cure Greatest hits. Crisis resolved.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Loyalty: Dog mourns at casket of fallen Navy SEAL

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Fact: Friends are like snowflakes, if you pee on them they disappear.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Lunch with Bailey so Honeybun gets some alone time. Everyone wins :)

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

You thought the last one was good? This is even better: Clinch Mountain Backstep - Sleepy Man Banjo Boys - YouTube
Amazing. You gotta be kidding. The banjo player is 9: Sleepy Man Banjo Boys.

Saturday, August 06, 2011

Rashad's last fight was May of last year. That means my golden rule of predictions is in effect and I have to go with Tito for the win UFC
Dropping me off at the airport. Bailey : "I'll miss you Daddy." That makes me feel better. I'll miss you too Sunshine.

Sunday, July 31, 2011

On our way to take Bailey to her first Renaissance Festival. Yea!

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Have I mentioned how good it is to be back in Denver for a week?

Friday, July 29, 2011

Waiting at the gate at ABQ airport. Got here a little early. Hit some huge storms driving up I-25.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Tired of getting tired at work. So I changed my cube to have a standing desk. Cool, huh?
Entering A Plea Cartoon | Savage Chickens - Cartoons on Sticky Notes by Doug Savage

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Rise of the Evangelical Catholic Bishops - George Weigel - National Review Online

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Archbishop Chaput « Always Jason
It's official. Archbishop Chaput is going to Philly. He gave a great interview about it.

Monday, July 18, 2011

More confirmation. Denver's loss (sigh): Pope will appoint Archbishop Chaput to lead Philadelphia archdiocese (CNA)
Looks like it is going to happen - Archbishop Chaput to Philadelphia. Bad news for Denver, great news for Philly.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Archbishop Chaput to move to Philadelphia? He is long overdue to become a Cardinal, but Denver will miss him.
Today's definition of inappropriate: Sony Pictures using Tone Loc's "Wild Thing" to promote The Smurfs movie.

Friday, July 15, 2011

What people do when they are waiting in the car and think no one else is looking.
Ripped from the headlines: The Planterminator

Thursday, July 14, 2011
Merlin Mann on looking for a job: Good jobs don't get put in the newspaper. That ad is for a job nobody else in the company wanted.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

If you don't like anyone where you work, maybe it's not them; maybe it's you. Just a thought.
'Brady Bunch,' 'Gilligan's Island' Creator Sherwood Schwartz's Posthumous Farewell Letter to Family, Fans - The Hollywood Reporter
Corporate Survivalist 3
Corporate Survivalist 3 Cartoon | Savage Chickens - Cartoons on Sticky Notes by Doug Savage

Thursday, July 07, 2011

“Some have walked further down the road to perdition; they’ll have further to walk back along the path (sanctification) after their repentance. But repentance is not walking down the path. Repentance is simply turning around.”

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Our neighborhood was on the news. I suppose this is the danger of having the desert behind the house.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

The Accidental Catholic | Called to Communion

Sunday, July 03, 2011

Light parade in Las Cruces. I'll stream it on

Friday, July 01, 2011

How has that minimum-wage hike worked for teens?

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Starfish Cartoon | Savage Chickens - Cartoons on Sticky Notes by Doug Savage

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Quite possibly the best commencement address ever given. Long but worth it.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Bailey's first race in her first swim meet. She got 3rd place - there were 6 swimmers.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

I'm going to have to get a couple of these.
Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing it is stupid. -Einstein

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Power is out. Bailey is figuring out that everything relies on 'lectricity.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Bailey with her friend Dorothy at the recital today.
Bailey with her friend Dorothy at the recital today.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Ready for dress rehearsal.
Ready for dress rehearsal.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Chocolate Pancakes « Always Jason

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Letter: "Your are hereby notified that you have been re-employed as a school employee for the 2011-2012 school year" Well that's good news.

Sunday, May 08, 2011

"God has assigned as a duty to every man the dignity of every woman." - Pope John Paul II

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Dropped my iPod Touch and cracked the screen today...bad. Actually, it belonged to the school district. Oops.

Monday, May 02, 2011

NBA mandates metal detectors for playoffs

Sunday, May 01, 2011

God Bless the U.S.A. by Lee Greenwood
God Bless the USA by lee greenwood official music video
Osama bin Laden shouldn't have used that Foursquare app to check in at the Abbottabad Putt-putt. He only need 2 more to be "mayor". OBL
U-S-A! U-S-A! U-S-A!
RT: @Lileks Bin Laden may not have known what hit him, but I'll bet he had some suspicions.
Watching a performance of "Where The Wild Things Are" with my family and nephews.

Saturday, April 30, 2011

So which fighter gets the award for "Nose Break of the Night", the breaker or the breakee? ufc mma

Friday, April 29, 2011

So true.
Does she have to grow up?
Fight Stripe 39 is available. Check out our run down and predictions for UFC 129.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Attending the first press conference I have seen in person.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

A John Paul II Beatification Catechism - George Weigel - National Review Online

Monday, April 25, 2011

Podcasting Fightstripe tonight: preview of UFC 129. Check out our picks for GSP vs. Shields.
My daughter will never know what it is like to hear a new song and not be able to Google it.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Easter dress
At St Albert the Great Newman
Center. Happy Easter!

Monday, April 18, 2011

Who else is going to "Do science" on Tuesday?
So true for fathers too: A Mother's Prayer for Her Child By Tina Fey

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Video: The city that outsourced everything « Hot Air

Monday, April 11, 2011

Come on, that last one was comedy gold...Carl Lewis..."running" for senate...anyone?
Gives a new meaning to "running" for office...bah dum dum: Carl Lewis to run for New Jersey Senate - ESPN
Aid from a Padre « Iconic Photos

Thursday, April 07, 2011

The heartbreaking story of how Objectivism poisons the soul: How Ayn Rand ruined my childhood.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Most nauseating video ever.

Saturday, April 02, 2011

YouTube - Being a Google Autocompleter

Friday, April 01, 2011

Daddy and Bailey
Daddy and Bailey
Watch the video then sign up for the beta: Gmail Motion BETA

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Everyone, at some point in… - Goodmorning & Goodnight

Friday, March 11, 2011

This is an unusual fast, but if you look at the reasoning behind it, it kind of makes sense.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Ashes aren't just for Catholics anymore: Ash Wednesday Practice and Meaning - Mark D. Roberts

Monday, March 07, 2011

Too Much Technology Has Destroyed Our Ability To Sleep

Sunday, March 06, 2011

Twinkle Twinkle « Always Jason

Saturday, March 05, 2011

Glory Be « Always Jason

Friday, March 04, 2011

If you want to learn to swim, jump into the water. On dry land, no frame of mind is ever going to help you. - Bruce Lee

Sunday, February 27, 2011

The song that shows that Slash was always the genius in GnR's success.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Happy birthday Honeybun. I love you.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Counting the days until our new fridge is delivered. Two weeks without one is not fun.

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Forget the "Like" button. This is what Facebook really needs.

Sunday, February 06, 2011

Detroit really is in dire straits when they have to go to Eminem as their most respected spokesman to promote them.
Lil Smokies shortage in Las Cruces. Seriously. Who knew they are such a Superbowl staple? We managed to get a package though

Friday, February 04, 2011

Best site in the world for art: Art Project, powered by Google

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Electric Co. has asked the school district not to open tomorrow...again. I'm totally staying up late tonight.
Bailey: "My candy cane tastes like toothpaste!" stuffmydaughtersays
It is snowing in Las Cruces. I expect the snow plows to come by any minute  now.
It is snowing in Las Cruces. I expect the snow plows to come by any minute

Friday, January 28, 2011

Zukarimoto Meikashite - What's your ninja name?
Continuing my list of favorite female singers: YouTube - Need to be Next to You - *Leigh Nash

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Bailey: "I'm not sick anymore. That means I can go outside."/ Guess who is going stir crazy from this cough she can't kick?

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Sick how people on Twitter are objecting to Palin's supposed responsibility for the Tucson shooting by asking for her assassination.
Bailey (fussing): I want my mommy. / Me: What would Mommy do right now if she where here? / Bailey: I don't want to say. / Yeah, she knows.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Hubris: Former Rep. Kanjorski, who Called for the Execution of a Gubernatorial Candidate, on Civility in Politics - Hit & Run : Reason Magazine
On the bright side, I hear that a fever increases calorie burning.
Is “violent political rhetoric” the problem?

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Coolest internet clock...ever.