Researchers have identified a pattern in the molestation crisis afflicting the Roman Catholic Church: most of the victims are older boys.

In other news, scientists have noticed a definite alternating light/dark pattern in the rhythm of day and night.

Noting this trend [!], some high-ranking Catholics have concluded that many abusive clergy are gay, and some church members have suggested purging the priesthood of homosexuals. But abuse experts say that’s a simplistic approach that will not end the threat to children.

Now…. these are the same experts who *just noticed* that “pattern” they’ve discovered, right?

Reminds me of a piece I once wrote: “We Now Know