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Pope's fans are found online

Since 2000, site has offered praise for Ratzinger

By Tatsha Robertson
Globe Staff / April 23, 2005

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NEW YORK -- The moment Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger emerged from the Sistine Chapel as Pope Benedict XVI, his fan club website -- run by a bespectacled American who lives in Queens -- crashed because so many visitors went there. (Full article: 780 words)

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