Vatican Concludes Six-Year Investigation of American Nuns 

In 2008, under then-pope Benedict XVI, the Vatican launched a broad investigation into the "quality of life" of American nuns, a move that, to a lot of those nuns, looked like it was meant to forcefully nudge them back in line. On Tuesday, the completed investigation was finally released; instead of being critical, it… » 12/16/14 11:10am 12/16/14 11:10am

Pope Resigns, Hands in Collection of Crazy-Tall Hats

Time to cue up the montage of your favorite papal moments over the past 8 years because earlier this morning Pope Benedict XVI announced that he is officially retiring from his important work of blessing Ferraris and denying women birth control as of February 28th of 2013. He is the first Pope to quit the job in over… » 2/11/13 10:35am 2/11/13 10:35am

The Pope Baptizes Sixteen Lucky Babies in the Sistine Chapel


Pope Benedict XVI baptizes a child at the Vatican Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012. The pope baptized 16 babies in the splendor of the Sistine Chapel. Some of the infants looked at him wide-eyed after he poured water from a golden shell-shaped dish over their forehead, as Benedict administered the sacrament Sunday, welcoming… » 1/08/12 1:25pm 1/08/12 1:25pm

Dolly Parton Wants To Make Money By Making Others Look Cheap

  • For the love of God, please let Dolly Parton get her own makeup line. [Chic Report]
  • The Pope hates expensive shit. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • "We're one of her favorite stores," says a spokeswoman for Henri Bendel of Shopaholic Isla Fisher. [WWD, 1st item]
  • WTF? The New York Ranger's Sean Avery is interning at Vogue this…
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