Mark D. Roberts

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Bad News for the Son of God

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First it was Barry Bonds. Then Marion Jones. Then Michael Phelps. Then A-Rod. Now look who’s in trouble for violations of athletic regulations. Yikes!

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posted February 12, 2009 at 12:52 pm

So how many sports journalists would even get the irony of this headline anymore? Or the society at large, for that matter? Thanks for sharing the smile!

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Jim Berkley

posted February 12, 2009 at 1:55 pm

I have always gotten a kick out of sports coverage for Catholic schools. The headlines are often a kick:
Whole theological texts could be written on sports headlines.
Jim Berkley
Bellevue, WA

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Neil Cowling

posted February 12, 2009 at 3:29 pm

Add to the list:
St. Mary Spanks Divine Child

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Mark Roberts

posted February 12, 2009 at 4:00 pm

Wow! You’re getting me inspired!

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Mark Roberts

posted February 12, 2009 at 4:02 pm

Mark Roberts

posted February 12, 2009 at 4:04 pm

Or how about:
St. Mel ousts Holy Trinity

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Dave Knupp

posted February 13, 2009 at 10:23 am

Outside the realm of parochial schools but in the mix nonetheless, my father (a Penn State grad)loved to tell the story about the PSU Nittany Lions beating Texas Christian Universtiy in football. Headline in the student paper the next day: “Lions 44, Christians 0″

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