Archives for March 14, 2013

“We Have A Pope!” (Who Cares?)

Okay, I care--in the sense that I am interested. However, I have lived long enough to know that it's impossible to predict what a newly elected pope will do. It's like Supreme Court justices. Everybody gets all in a dizzy tizzy about every newly appointed justice--claiming he or she will do such-and-such. Generally speaking, it doesn't turn out the way the "experts" predicted.I'm vicariously excited for my Catholic brothers and sisters. But for myself, no, I'm not excited. The bishop of Rome … [Read more...]