Father Maciel and Walter White: Breaking Bad in Meth and Sex
Breaking Bad is an American crime drama television series created and produced by Vince Gilligan. The show originally aired on the AMC network for five seasons, from January 20, 2008, to September 29, 2013. It tells the story of Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a struggling high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer, who, together with his former student Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul), turns to a life of crime, producing and selling crystallized methamphetamine to secure his family’s financial future before he dies, while navigating the dangers of the criminal world. The title is from a Southern colloquialism meaning to “raise hell”. Breaking Bad is set and was filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Continue reading Marcial Maciel & Walter White: Breaking Bad in Meth and Sex
(Maciel kneeling obsequiously before Pope John Paul II whom he completely deceived)
Pope Benedict XIV referred to the “enigmatic figure” of Fr. Maciel. No doubt about it. It is hard to understand who Maciel was and what he pretended and how his person and work is related to what is known as the Legion of Christ religious order.
One thing is clear: Maciel was the greatest Catholic fundraiser of the late XX Century. (According to Jason Berry, at least)
His business acumen was extraordinary.
Mexican banker, Manuel Espinosa Yglesias, once stated half in jest: “Fr. Maciel, it is just as well you are not in our business. You would have left the rest of us all far behind!”
Don Manuel missed the point: Maciel was in the business world. He was a business entrepreneur extraordinaire. Continue reading The Financial Empire of the Legion of Christ
Photo of destruction of mangroves in Cancun-
Video was shared by a friend on Facebook. Sting and Robert Downey Jr,. the latter not one of our idols, but Sting’s song seemed to tie in with indignation at the destruction of Cancun’s Green Belly Button
Mexican ecologist Arturo Islas laments destruction of wild life in Cancun
showing us a bird that was wounded during the destruction of its habitat. “They bulldozed during the night when the birds are at rest”
This is what is happening as local authorities in Cancun, Mexico, sent bulldozers into the Tajamar Malecon area of Mexico’s largest resort
THE LEGION OF CHRIST MEGA BASILICA WILL BE BUILT ON THE RUINS
Locals are incensed at the destruction of wild life, fauna and flora, being destroyed in the name of progress:
Quintana Roo entero esta de luto, México está de luto.