Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:May 20, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:10A What part of ‘Catholic’ don’t they understand? MU stays true to beliefs in dean non-hiring (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at http://www.wigderson.com and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) What is it about any Catholic institution that when it remembers its […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:2010 Jan 07; Section:Opinion; Page Number: 8A Listecki faces challenges as archbishop The Milwaukee Archdiocese is blessed with another archbishop. As Jerome Listecki was installed as archbishop of Milwaukee at St. John’s Cathedral in Milwaukee on Monday, he must have wondered if some of the challenges facing him were right in […]

It’s 2010, the year someone loses a contact. Once again, it’s time to shake the magic martini shaker and see into the future.  Four or five ought to do it.  If we stare at the olive in the glass long enough, a vision slowly appears.  A vision of things to come, and another refill.  This […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Nov 19, 2009; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A     Some last-minute blogging   Challenges rise in political races, chili       The holidays are approaching fast. The Christmas Parade is this Sunday already. Time to clear the table with some last-minute blogging before the turkey arrives. Unlike Garrison Keillor’s Lake Woebegone, it has hardly been […]

Okay, Bishop Jerome E. Listecki is a Bears fan and a White Sox fan. That’s trouble. But it appears we have been blessed with a new bishop in Milwaukee who comes from the more the more conservative wing of the Church, and is not afraid to wade into political controversies. For example, Listecki was opposed […]

Predictions, Predictions, Predictions. Once again, it’s time to shake the magic martini shaker and see into the future.  Four or five ought to do it.  If we stare at the olive in the glass long enough, a vision slowly appears.  A vision of things to come, and another refill.  This year, I decided to keep […]