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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. 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.

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