Kentucky’s John Calipari attends Pope’s congressional address

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Kentucky coach John Calipari attends Pope Francis's joint address to Congress
Thursday September 24th, 2015

Admission to see the Pope speak to Congress on Thursday is one of the hottest tickets on the planet, and Kentucky head coach John Calipari managed to snag one.

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Coach Cal also jumped on Twitter to let Big Blue Nation how he would have them in his thoughts as the Pope spoke to joint assembly session of Congress.

The Wildcats rabid fans responded with some clever photoshopping in the hopes of gaining a new fan in the Holy See.


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