Thursday, September 24, 2015

The inspirational visit, Pope Francis

The New Yorker/Borowitz Report/Andy Borowitz. "Nation thanks Pope for briefly bumping Trump from news."

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"Blessings of Peace and Prosperity.
... God bless America."
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"I hope to listen to the hopes and dreams of America,
and deepest concerns" -- of Pacifica progress.
"NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—As Pope Francis makes his historic first visit to the United States, millions of Americans are turning out to thank the Pontiff for temporarily displacing Donald Trump from the news.

As the Pope visits Washington, New York, and Philadelphia, people from every walk of life are expressing profound gratitude that the news media is offering non-stop coverage of Francis’s every move instead of Donald Trump’s, if only for five days.

.... Even Americans who would not normally be expected to take an interest in the Pope’s visit, like agnostics and atheists, are wildly enthusiastic about the role Francis has played in momentarily ousting Trump from the headlines."   Read more.

Related - New York Times, 9/24/15, includes a series of related videos. "Pope Francis challenges Congress to heal world's 'open wounds'". "WASHINGTON — Pope Francis, the spiritual leader of 1.2 billion Catholics, challenged Congress and by extension the mightiest nation in history on Thursday to break out of its cycle of polarization and paralysis to finally use its power to heal the “open wounds” of a planet torn by hatred, greed, poverty and pollution."   Catholic to the Max/Pope Francis Visit the USA, 2015.

Note photographs.  Waive from Relevant Magazine, 10/28/14, "Pope Francis: Evolution is compatible with the existence of God." Thumb up from AG News/Activism-Politics-World News,
"Pope Francis to dine with homeless rather than lawmakers Thursday, 9/23/15. 

Posted by Kathy Meeh


Anonymous said...

Speaking about Trump did anyone catch last nights Southpark?

Anonymous said...

No, but, elsewhere, I hear someone dragged that giant meatball down, down, down.