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Rural Working-Class Archbishops Come Out In Droves To Welcome Trump To Vatican

VATICAN CITY—Arriving in their dusty pickup trucks from as far away as the dioceses of Oria and Locri-Gerace to express their support for a leader who they say embodies their interests and defends their way of life, droves of rural working-class archbishops reportedly poured into St. Peter’s Square today to greet U.S. president Donald Trump during his visit to the Vatican.

Rookie First Baseman Nervous To Chat With Baserunners

ATLANTA—Noting how important it is to make a good first impression, Pittsburgh Pirates rookie first baseman Josh Bell told reporters before Tuesday’s game against the Atlanta Braves that he’s still nervous about chatting with opposing baserunners.

What Is Trump Hiding?

As The Onion’s 300,000 staffers in its news bureaus and manual labor camps around the world continue to pore through the immense trove of documents obtained from an anonymous White House source, the answers that are emerging to these questions are deeply unnerving and suggest grave outcomes for the American people, the current international order, Wolf Blitzer, four of the five Great Lakes, and most devastatingly, the nation’s lighthouses and lighthouse keepers.

Deep Blue Quietly Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Garry Kasparov’s Ex-Wife

PITTSBURGH—Red wine and candlelight on the table before them, Deep Blue, the supercomputer that defeated reigning world chess champion Garry Kasparov in 1997, and Kasparov’s ex-wife, Yulia Vovk, quietly celebrated their 10th anniversary on Wednesday at a small French restaurant near Carnegie Mellon University, where Deep Blue was created.
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Horoscope for the week of September 29, 1999

  • Aries

    Aries | March 21 to April 19

    Though the divine order from the Archangel Michael is clear, you find it impossible to decide if it should be Hall or Oates who pays for our sins.
  • Taurus

    Taurus | April 20 to May 20

    The stars say hello from a neat little roadside cafe in Montana this week. They would write more, but there isn't a lot of room on the postcard.
  • Gemini

    Gemini | May 21 to June 20

    Mercury is rising in your sign this week. Take immediate action, or Gemini runs the risk of permanent physical and mental damage from heavy-metal poisoning.
  • Cancer

    Cancer | June 21 to July 22

    Remember: There's always someone out there who loves you, so be careful walking home late at night.
  • Leo

    Leo | July 23 to Aug. 22

    You will experience the joy of seeing a small child's face light up like a Christmas tree when you grind your cigarette into his gasoline-soaked hair.
  • Virgo

    Virgo | Aug. 23 to Sept. 22

    You will get some really good drugs this week. Unfortunately, it might as well be aspirin for all it does for your leukemia.
  • Libra

    Libra | Sept. 23 to Oct. 22

    You will be forced to quit your job to concentrate on being a better Lutheran.
  • Scorpio

    Scorpio | Oct. 23 to Nov. 21

    You're charged full of energy this week, which is not surprising, as you are a charmed quark.
  • Sagittarius

    Sagittarius | Nov. 22 to Dec. 21

    Your love life will come to a sudden halt this week at the very same moment your biological life does.
  • Capricorn

    Capricorn | Dec. 22 to Jan. 19

    You will soon have the best day you've had in a while. Of course, that just means no rapacious walruses, but you have to start somewhere.
  • Aquarius

    Aquarius | Jan. 20 to Feb. 18

    Despite the best efforts of your parents and the educational advantages you've enjoyed, you still have a favorite ad.
  • Pisces

    Pisces | Feb. 19 to March 20

    A long-lost lover will turn up unexpectedly and complicate your life. Next time, weigh down the corpse better and sink it away from the current.

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