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CNN: 'The Hope and Change Pope'

12:52 PM, Mar 19, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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A commentator on CNN dubbed Pope Francis "the hope and change pope" earlier today:

"He hasn't actually done much in the way of real policy changes of initiatives, and he certainly is the hope and change pope, but he's at the head of a body, the Vatican, that's very resistant to change," said the CNN commentator. "I've read, for instance, that observers say that you don't change the Vatican, the Vatican changes you."

UPDATE: The man on TV has been identified as CNN senior international correspondent Ben Wedeman:

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