Summary Recently Fast Company featured an article titled " Blogging Nuns, Tweeting Monks, And The Catholic Church's Digital Revolution " that examines a "movement sweeping the Catholic world: monks, nuns, everyday people of faith, and, most famously, the Pope ( @Pontifex ) himself, are embracing digital media."
Summary Uniquely Australian: Lorelee Prentice with model Ashleigh Pontifex in her entry into the Elucent National Costume Competition. Ms Prentice designed the costume with her interpretation of uniquely Australian symbols in mind: a swimsuit -- ''the staple of every Australian wardrobe'', the blue sash and draping to represent the ocean, and the long white gloves showing our nation's ''ties to the monarchy''.
Summary CHESTER, PA - OCTOBER 30: Head coach Dominic Kinnear of the Houston Dynamo shouts to get an official's attention during an MLS soccer playoff game against the Philadelphia Union, October 30, 2011 at PPL Stadium in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Summary Seattle's Minus The Bear is on tour in support of their latest album Lost Loves, which came out two weeks ago (Oct 7th) on Dangerbird Records. .... The rest of their set were various classic tracks from the band's back catalogue, with plenty of hits, including "Dr. L'Ling" and "Knights", which got some of the loudest cheer from the audience.
Summary SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A retired San Diego police criminalist apparently killed himself after being linked to the murder of a 14-year-old girl three decades ago, authorities said Thursday. The transient's body was found down a river and there was no evidence of foul play, he said.
Summary The Post-Dispatch printed a letter by Jim Kohnen of St. Louis County questioning the so-called ministers who were defending the looters and rioters of our recent unrest ("You call that ministering?" At the end of his letter, he took a joking cheap shot at the Illinois suburbs in a comment that referred to strip clubs.