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Ben And Jerry Are Really Passionate About Ice Cream. And Political Corruption, Too.

Ben and Jerry looked down from their Berry Berry Extraordinary ice cream castle in Vermont at the corruption in Congress and said, "Wow, What a Cluster." But instead of deciding to Banana Split outta here, they came up with a pretty good plan. In fact, their not-so Half Baked ideas on the hows and whys of passing anti-corruption measures are pretty much the AmeriCone Dream, if you ask me.

Ben And Jerry Are Really Passionate About Ice Cream. And Political Corruption, Too.
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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved a measure last month that could pave the way for the Catholic Church to deny President Joe Biden communion. The conservative bishops hope to prevent Biden from participating in the sacred ritual because of his support for abortion rights.

Biden is a devout Catholic who considered becoming a priest in his youth. He rarely misses mass, holds a rosary while making critical decisions, and often quotes scriptures. When asked about the bishops' decision Biden said it is "a private matter and I don't think that's going to happen."

The bishops hope the new guidance would push "Catholics who are cultural, political, or parochial leaders to witness the faith."

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