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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Person of the Year 2013: Pope Francis, the radical

"Funny...they said the same things about me." --JC

Pope Francis has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2013. Time's managing editor Nancy Gibbs revealed the magazine's decision on NBC's "Today" Wednesday morning. Pope Francis, who gained world praise in 2013, became the first Jesuit pope in March 2013 following the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/11/time-person-of-year-2013-pope-francis_n_4421292.html

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