The musings and meandering thoughts of a crotchety old man as he observes life in the world and in a small, rural town in South East Nebraska. My Pledge-Nulla dies sine linea-Not a day with out a line.
Thursday, 28 November 2019
Word of the Day: Royal Veto
VETO, ROYAL. The right claimed by some rulers to reject nominees to
Catholic episcopal sees that were not acceptable to the civil government. While
the Holy See has never recognized the right on principle, it has more than once
permitted the exercise of the veto in order to avoid greater evil.