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Opinion: Paul Ryan’s Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget Math

If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.


New Archbishop Jose Gomez poses for photos with nuns from the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of L.A. outside the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels on Feb. 27, 2011 in Los Angeles, Calif. (credit: Wally Skalij - Pool/Getty Images)

Largest American Nun Group Calls Stinging Vatican Report ‘Flawed’

The largest umbrella group for U.S. nuns on Friday broke weeks of near-silence on a stinging Vatican report that they had undermined Roman Catholic teaching, saying the inquiry was “flawed” and based on “unsubstantiated accusations” that were causing pain throughout the church.