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From the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34
No big surprise: Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2013 is Pope Francis
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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is ...
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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
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Nearly three months ago, I wrote THIS about Time magazine’s impending decision on its Person of the Year:

Until yesterday, I would have thought that National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden had a lock on the designation for 2013. But now Iím leaning toward Pope Francis, who is profoundly changing the face of the largest Christian denomination in the world

And, of course, I was right, as we see HERE:






[W]hat makes this Pope so important is the speed with which he has captured the imaginations of millions who had given up on hoping for the church at all. ...

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