"And what does the LORD require of you But to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God"
-- Micah 6:8

"The duty of the prosecutor is to seek justice, not merely to convict."
-- American Bar Association Standard 3-1.2(c)

"There may be a legitimate diversity of opinion even among Catholics about waging war and applying the death penalty, but not however with regard to abortion and euthanasia."
--Pope Benedict XVI, June 2004

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

A Tribute

We take a break from our regularly scheduled programming to bring you this blast from the past... well, from the 1980's anyway. I just stumbled across this on Youtube-- the original music video for "Brothers in Arms" by Dire Straits. I hadn't seen the video before and did not realize how great it was, though I always loved the song:



Then I found a more recent version, complete with orchestration, live at Montserrat. This is a remarkable, moving, performance. I'd say more, but... well, check it out:



Mark Knopfler is the real deal. Worth the ten minutes.

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