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$50 million Eskimo Pie: Because its priests and missionaries sexually abused 110 Eskimo children from 1961 to 1987, the Jesuit order of the Roman Catholic Church has almost finalized a deal to pay $50 million to the victims, William Lobdell and Stuart Silverstein report in todayâ€™s LA Times. But â€ ... More >>
The Hue of Things
Bud Light No More, You Pick Again: My-Thuan Tran reports this morning that the â€śStarbucks generationâ€ť of Vietnamese Americans â€ścouldnâ€™t stand dingyâ€ť Little Saigon restaurants and is building â€śstylish and spotless . . . swankâ€ť restaurants in response. Bao Tran, 34, quit a job in insuran ... More >>
Can Bishop Brown Utter The Truth? Frank Mickadeit has an excellent column this morning on yesterdayâ€™s press conference by women who have been victimized at least three times--that would be: molested, ignored and then harassed--by Catholic Church officials. There will be more festivities today. Thi ... More >>