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1:29 AM Sun, Sept. 23rd

Column: Pope, Obama rivals for divinity ranking

HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody?

The White House sent a congratulatory message to the Vatican to salute Pope Benedict after the pontiff retired. It was gracious, if grudging. President Obama and Pope Benedict met just once, and neither could stand the other's holier-than-thou attitude.

Stanford geneticists reported Tuesday that human intelligence is on a steady decline. It is sad but true. So when Nancy Pelosi says the U.S. government doesn't have a spending problem we have to remember that she's doing the best she can with what nature gave her.

Brussels Airport was the site of a diamond robbery Tuesday. Three men dressed as cops halted an airliner before takeoff and stole fifty million dollars in jewels from the cargo. When the story broke it was the first time Lindsay Lohan was glad that she's wearing an ankle monitor.