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By Diogenes (articles ) | Jan 04, 2008

What makes Pope Benedict XVI like T.S. Eliot?

Probably more than one characteristic, actually. But Gerald Augustinus names one.

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  • Posted by: - Jan. 04, 2008 11:58 PM ET USA

    Joan's Blog – November 14, 2007 – http://www.ewtn.com/news/blog.asp?blog_ID=1 POPE BENEDICT’S “SOUND BITE” OF THE MONTH Jeanne Perego, author of the children’s book “Joseph and Chico, A Cat Recounts the Life of Benedict XVI.”. . . happily recounted her Wednesday meeting with Benedict XVI – Chico’s friend Joseph. . . Pope Benedict looked at her, smiled broadly, and said, “You know, I always wanted to write a book about cats, and now a cat is writing a book about me!"

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