Representation Through Humiliation

4/03/2005

Drudge Watch

Drudge is right now displaying as their headline numerous newspaper and magazine front pages from around the world centering around the Pope's death. But the same statement could be made by looking at Drudge's own headlines for the past few days:

Vatican Says Pope John Paul II Dies at 84...
Catholic Leader's Death Comes After Long and Public Illness...
Pope Helped Overthrow Communism in Europe...
Millions mourn after historic 26-year reign...
Crowd-pleasing superpastor...
Bush Calls Pope 'Champion of Human Dignity'...
Pope Weakens as World Braces for His Death...
Cardinals head for Rome to cast votes...
Pope Helped Overthrow Communism in Europe...
Gravely Ill Pope Losing Consciousness...
Pope condition "very grave"...
Vigil Held As Pope Near Death...
Update on Pope situation...
Vatican: Pope John Paul II Is Near Death...
Cardinals head for Rome to cast votes
The Pope of Popes...
Catholics Pray as Pope Slides Towards Death...
Pope Helped Overthrow Communism in Europe

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etc.