I don’t think it’s much of a secret that I love opera. I love my baritones. My very favorite piece is Va, Tosca! Te Deum. I love it. I thought it might fun to compare various baritones doing one of my very favorite operatic pieces. Scarpia is a difficult role to play. There are some who think that the role is so taxing on the voice that it helped end …Read the Rest
“God is not a divine being or a magician, but the Creator who brought everything to life.” Do you have …Read the Rest
Just when you think Susana Martinez cannot sink any lower, she does. Just when you think that far right bigotry …Read the Rest
When I noticed that Russia and the Ukraine were going to sign an agreement about natural gas, it made me …Read the Rest
As a genealogies, there is something quite useful about someone whose life falls in nice, easily calculated decades. As I …Read the Rest
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Thomas Duncan is dead. No one deserves to die the way he did, but he’s dead. His death, contrary to …Read the Rest
It had dawned on me that those who have a tendency to wax poetic about a family member who is …Read the Rest