The 'papal World Cup rivalry' story has now jumped the shark
“World Cup final pits Pope Francis versus retired Pope Benedict,” shouts the headline on the CBC site.
Hmm. A 77-year-old man with a limp against an 87-year-old man with a cane. Playing soccer. No offense to either Pontiff, but if that’s what they’re showing on TV this Sunday, I think I’ll pass.
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