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happy birthday, Uncle Teddy

By Diogenes (articles ) | Jul 07, 2010

Cardinal Ted McCarrick turns 80 today, and cannot participate in a future papal election. 

No comment necessary. Just sit back, relax, take a deep breath, and read the above sentence again. Ahhhh!

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  • Posted by: Defender - Jul. 10, 2010 2:52 AM ET USA

    Don't forget..."Cardinal McCarrick: Are you comfortable now?"

  • Posted by: Savonarola - Jul. 07, 2010 7:27 PM ET USA

    When will we read the full story on the rise of this churchman to power?

  • Posted by: usalis549414 - Jul. 07, 2010 5:01 PM ET USA

    On this happy occasion, I am in a state of indecision. Should I sing "Happy birthday to you!" or "The Birthday Song" by The Beatles? Maybe I should sing both!

  • Posted by: FrPhillips1125 - Jul. 07, 2010 1:31 PM ET USA

    God is good!

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