(London Guardian) Pope bands? So boring. Pope dolls? So kitsch. In the great panoply of papal merchandise, congressman Bob Brady of Philadelphia may just have clinched the very best: the Holy Father's glass of water.
Pope Francis was sipping from the glass during his speech to Congress on Thursday, and when he made his way out of the chamber he left his drink unattended. That's where Brady stepped in.
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Like a bachelor party attendee spotting a discarded pint, the Democratic congressman plucked Francis's glass from the lectern.