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(RNS) Buddhist monks get a ticket for lighting the wrong kind of candle. Katharine Jefferts Schori is sounding a tad anti-democratic and apparently we should care about the Kardashians in church. All that and more in today's Roundup.


  1. Amazing how you can make light of a woman who publicizes her sexualty as a matter of business for going to church, then turn around a also make light of how conservatives won’t like institutional acceptance of homosexual marriage.

    I realize you dont actually stand for anything specific or thoughtful, just serve as a wordsmith working through a personal filter of pop american culture.

  2. Brian Pellot

    Kim is the plastic one. No not that plastic one, the other one. Nope, the one to her left. Yep, that’s her.

  3. Regarding the Yankees story not being religious, I beg to differ. Professional sports is religion-related, with its FANatics and zealots, traditions and rituals. My dad’s religion is hockey.