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Friday, December 28, 2007

Priests Brawl At Bethlehem Birthplace Of Jesus

Seven people were injured on Thursday when Greek Orthodox and Armenian priests came to blows in a dispute over how to clean the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem.

Anyone have the video? :)

I have been there and things can get very heated up over, what seems to us like the smallest of transgressions.I am reminded of Sayre's Law: The politics of the university are so intense because the stakes are so low..."

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