Sunday, August 21, 2005

Don't Panic, the Pope's Organic!!

Starting with the lede where the reporter seems unaware that the pope is known as the "German Shepherd" this is one uninformed and negative portrait of Pope Benedict. But the article is partially redeemed by this charming anecdote:

"In interviews ahead of the Cologne visit, his right-hand man, the dashingly blond 48-year-old Georg Gänswein, led camera crews around the Vatican's farm, showing off its palatial hen coops, happy cows, insecticide-free tomatoes and organic milk factory."