Articles tagged with: Pope Benedict

Happy St Patrick’s Day

published: March, 17, 2013 Categories // Social Media, Arts and Entertainment, Movies, Events, Performances, Revolving Door, Events, Guest Authors, Media

We thought we'd better acknowledge that something green is happening today.

Happy St Patrick’s Day

And because the St Patrick’s Day video below is a little lame - even though it involves guys in towels in a steam room, no less -  we’ve included a bonus video featuring the last pope and some athletic shirtless guys.  It’s also lame, but in an entirely good way. Watch the pope’s body language. More importantly, watch his eyes.  (Or watch the guys in white pants, your choice.) Then go green. Happy St Patricks Day.  

Urbi et Orbi: an address to the city and the world

published: December, 26, 2012 Categories // Current Affairs, International , Opinion Pieces

Dave R writes..Do you see yourself as a threat to the future of humanity? In a cynical attack on the validity of LGBT existence and its potential for destroying marriage and the family, the Pope has used Christmastime to attack non-heterosexual sexuality

Urbi et Orbi: an address to the city and the world

These days, there’s not much that makes me really angry. I guess the older you get, the more you’ve seen it all before and can let it go like water off a duck’s back. Oh sure I get irritated and positively grumpy at times, especially at perceived injustices, but I'm never really angry to the point of rumbling, blood boiling rage. Then a rather frail, 85 year old man said something that made the hairs on the back of my neck stand up and made me angrier than I have been in years. He was b