3.26.2006

from the "Did he really say that file"

A friend told me he said this ... I needed to look it up!
For Boston Archbishop Sean O'Malley, whose usual attire is the simple brown robe and sandals of his Capuchin Franciscan order, the ornate red of his new cardinal outfit seems slightly out of place. But he joked this week it might come in handy outside the church, too.

"I could always wear it if I was called on a hunting expedition with the vice president," he said, referring to Vice President Dick Cheney's now-infamous hunting accident. "It's very red."