From "the end of the earth," the Catholic Church found a surprising new leader Wednesday, a pioneer pope from Argentina who took the name Francis. He is the first pontiff from the New World and the first non-European since the Middle Ages.
1phoenix: Imagine what kind of healthcare we COULD have if we didn't spend over a TRILLION dollars getting rid of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq, and "defeating" the taliban in Afghanistan. Since the taliban are back, maybe we could spend another trillion defeating them again. We spend far more money killing people, (and making the Halliburtons of this world rich) than we do on the health of American citizens.