**Swine Flu scare is already starting to change how the Catholics in the Northeast can receive Communion. This is only the start of the flu season, so expect these stories to spread across the country with the virus.
**The Catholic Bishops' concerns over health care reform are getting some nice press coverage now.
**Carl Olson has some a thought-provoking post about "the Senator, The Cardinal, and The Bishop".
**Papua New Guinea is the home to a number of new animal species discovered recently, including fanged frogs and giant rats. The picture gallery is worth viewing - but, I bet God knew about them before they were "discovered".