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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Stop the Presses: Kennedy Ate Bacon on a Friday

Posted By on Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 11:50 AM

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As we just learned from George Stephanopoulos while watching the Inauguration (and listening to the endless stream of factoids issuing forth from the lips of well-paid commentators essential to such occasions), John F. Kennedy breakfasted on bacon on the morning of his Inauguration, even though it was a Friday -- by special dispensation from the Church. "The Pope said, we're going to celebrate today; Catholics can eat meat." 

Even He knew that things go better with bacon.

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