Ed Driscoll


LILEKS IS RIGHT ON THE MONEY: Stop on by his daily Bleat for the reasons why having on-air sex in St. Patrick’s Cathedral is both not a bright idea and has nothing to do with protecting or exercising the First Amendment.

It also serves as a good explanation for anyone who’s wondering why I try to keep this blog reasonably free of those seven words that a long, long time ago, in an only slightly more innocent age, George Carlin said you couldn’t say on TV.

And I think the photo up at the top is a screen capture from The Last Days of Patton, that dreadful mid-1980s TV movie rehash of George C. Scott’s brilliant portrayal of Ol’ Blood and Guts from 1970.