April 4th, 2005


How to tell you’re not Catholic

When I saw the following headline, I immediately thought of Alexander Pope. Turns out it’s about the Holy Father. Requiescat in pacem.
A Run On Pope Books
Publishers and book stores are bracing for a run on books about Pope John Paul II. “Sales of books by and about Pope John Paul II have soared since his death Saturday, with several quickly reaching the top 20 of Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.com.”
ArtsJournal 4 Apr 2005
Yahoo (Hillel Italie, AP 3 Apr 2005)