I came by it honestly.

It has come to my attention that I — I! — am the proud winner in The Crescat’s final year of her deliberately unpresitgious Cannonball Awards.  Here are the winners:

Best Blog by a Religious: Fr. Longenecker’s Standing on My Head

Best Political Blog: Adrienne’s Catholic Corner

More Catholic Than the Pope: Real Catholic TV

Best Armchair Theologian:Little Catholic Bubble

Best Visual Treat: Betty Beguiles

Most Church Militant: It’s a tie! Defend Us in Battle, and Cleansing Fire

Best New Kid on the Block: Heart For God

Best Blog by a Heretic: Bad Vestments

Best Under Appreciated Blog: Barefoot & Pregnant

Best Spiritual Treat: Blessed is the Kingdom

Bat Shit Crazy: I Have to Sit Down

Best Potpourri of Popery: Shoved to Them

Snarkiest Catholic Blog: Acts of the Apostasy

Most Hifreakinlarious: another tie! Acts of the Apostasy and The Ironic Catholic

Blog that Needs to be Updated More Often: Recovering Dissident Catholic

Yes, that’s right, I came in first, with a disturbingly wide lead, in the “Bat Shit Crazy” category.

I’m not going to argue.  All I can say is that if you knew my family, you’d know where it came from.  Case in point: a recent Facebook conversation, for which I laboriously learned how to take a screen shot (you press the “screen shot” button).

Click on the image to enlarge and behold . . . the bat shit craziness.

Anyway, many thanks to the fabulous Crescat, who could have won a fair number of these awards herself, if she weren’t too cool, and too busy moving to her new headquarters.  Don’t forget to check out her new art blog, too.

15 comments

  1. Congratulations!! I would love to be a fly on the wall during an extended family gathering!

    You’re craziness is why I never miss a blog post.

  2. :O!!!!!!!!!!! That Facebook conversation was amazing! ROFLOL Your family is certainly more interesting than mine. What a riot! Thanks for sharing, and congrats on your award. 😉

  3. Wait…I can take a screen shot of insane family FB conversations? YES! This year’s Christmas card just took care of itself.
    Thanks, Simcha!

  4. Congratulations, Simcha. I also have to say thanks – I’ve had plenty of visitors come over to Acts of the Apostasy because of your link. Mucho aprreciato!

  5. Congrats! You are most deserving, and after reading that screenshot, I have to admit that yes, you DID come by it honestly 😀

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