Dead Wild Roses: The West Wing – In Excelsis Deo

The holiday season seems to magnify all the emotions, it can make for some rough times during the last couple of weeks of December. Sometimes it is good to pause and reflect and what is, and what isn’t and focus on the people and ideas in one’s life that really matter. Sometimes it works, sometimes ...

Dead Wild Roses: The West Wing – In Excelsis Deo

Now a tradition here at DWR, I present the final moments from the episode of the West Wing titled ‘In Excelsis Deo’.  A powerful reminder of all the happenings of the holidays and the courage people muster during these forcefully happy times.   Be Well All. Warm wishes to you and yours from all of ...

Dead Wild Roses: Christmas, here in Edmonton, and in The West Wing – In Excelsis Deo

Sometimes a TV show captures a feeling so succinctly, so beautifully, so powerfully, that it becomes something a little more special.  Sure it is the West Wing a TV drama – but put away the cynicism for just a bit –  and follow the emotion of the moment portrayed.  You know I’m no fan of ...

Dead Wild Roses: Damn, this still gets me *every* time – In Excelsis Deo

The West Wing, ever so often, managed to perfectly capture the crazy paradoxical nature of the human condition.  Watch and experience the juxtaposition so masterfully done in this short clip. How can any day be a day of joy when some 20,000 children will die of preventable causes.  Oh sure, we pull it off – ...

Dead Wild Roses: In Excelsis Deo – The West Wing

Happy Holidays Everyone.  Take care of those around you, make some more memories, and remember those who shared in your joy that have passed on. Best wishes from everyone here at DWR. Filed under: Housekeeping Tagged: DWR Holiday Message, In Excelsis Deo, The West Wing