Daily writer for The Nation. Author of 13 books on politics and history. Longtime ed. at Editor & Publisher and Crawdaddy. Link below for books and blog.
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"Grim Reminder: LA's Cardinal Mahony, who did so much to shield sex abusers, is part of conclave to elect new Pope. UPDATE #2: Alex Gibney just posted this at Facebook, seems kind of apt in a way: http://t.co/aHcDbftf . " UPDATE #1: Pope Benedict suddenly resigns, citing ill health or advancing age or something.