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August 27, 2008

YET ANOTHER VICTIM OF THE HEADLINE-ONLY NEWS READER KNEE-JERK REACTION

The Nun Pageant

(Thanks to queensbee)

Note: We posted this about 2 hours ago, but don't see it, so if there are two copies out there in Blogland, we apologize.

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Those Catholics! What a sense of humor! (NOT)

Well, darn! I was looking forward to it.

Sooo, no swimsuit competition, eh? Bummer.

He shouldn't make a habit of this...

Well...dangit.

the flying nun would have won the talent part.

...now where do you want these blinds hung?

I see the bishop was nun too pleased with the idea.

HAAAA pogo - that's the punch of a great joke - i love that one.

♪ How do you solve a problem like Maria? ♪

I can't believe that no one pointed out the Freudian slip in the second-to-last paragraph:

"We have to draw more attention to the world of nuns, who are often not sufficiently appreciated by society," he wrote, adding that he had hoped his initiative would help boost sagging vocations to religious lie.

Scott!!! good catch LOL

Link to the old post, 2 days (not hours) ago

Key line from the ananova version: Father Rungi insists he never intended to put sisters on the catwalk and wanted only to highlight that they were "above all women and beauty is a gift from God".

Nuns on the Catwalk WBAGBFA reality show.

I know I'd watch.

WBAGNF

*sigh*

"Note: We posted this about 2 hours ago, but don't see it, so if there are two copies out there in Blogland, we apologize."
Judi, I assume you're going to fire yourself just to be on the safe side.

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