Pope Francis redux . . .
Now, it seems the Vatican has taken its own steps to clarify that she was among dozens of people who saw Pope Francis in Washington before he left for New York.
Nevertheless, it leaves a bad taste that a)she’s a publicity hound who will promote herself this way; and b)that that her publicity move now casts a shadow over all the other values that the Pope’s visit conveyed over the grueling six day visit that he just completed last week.
Anyhow, here’s the rebuttal by the Vatican which appeared in today’s paper