He claims to have completed 1, interviews with 41 cardinals, 52 bishops and monsignors, 45 papal ambassadors or diplomatic officials, 11 Swiss guards and more than priests and seminarians. Any other use of the website content beyond the use stipulated above, particularly the distribution, modification, transmission, storage and copying requires prior written consent of swissinfo. Some of the most senior clerics in the Roman Catholic church who have vociferously attacked homosexuality are themselves gay, according to a book to be published next week. Intelligencer staffers discuss whether tit-for-tat provocations between the two countries will lead to something much scarier. Sign Out. Mary's College of Californiasummarizes the various conspiracy theories, before concluding that they "either remain unsubstantiated or have been thoroughly discredited". Bullock and his campaign have been hustling to turn his debate-outcast status into an advantage, with a round of free media coverage prompted by his willingness to attack the Democratic National Committee for its rules on polling and donor thresholds.
Smollett was dumb and incompetent in his elaborate hoax.
But he was smart about one thing. As a secular gay journalist, not hostile to the church, he walked into the Vatican and was simply staggered by its obvious gayness. Reading this long book, I found myself falling asleep not because it was boring.
Some were in denial about their sexuality.