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She thought it was funny, but others thought it was "genuinely so sad."
Michigan Rep. Paul Mitchell called on the president to give it up for the "sake of our Nation."
Dawson understands why "Star Wars" fans were initially concerned with her casting.
"My first solo experience out of America allowed me to experience a new form of liberation."
In an ancient monastery behind huge medieval battlements in a hilltop town just south of Rome, 10 monks are striving to keep alive a 1,600-year-old spiritual tradition against increasing odds. Aged between 23 and 89, they are among Italy's last remaining Byzantine-rite Basilian monks - adherents of an order founded by St. Basil in 356 in present-day Turkey who still follow his ascetic regimen of prayer and work. Brother Claudio Corsaro, 27, abandoned a promising career as an opera singer to become a monk.