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The Vatican gives new meaning to mass marketing

Maybe you have traveled to Rome to view the wonders of the Vatican--St. Peter's Square, the Basilica itself, or the city-state's great collections of Renaissance painting and medieval manuscripts. Well, if all goes as planned, you can recreate some of that experience at home--by wearing a T-shirt with Vatican artwork on it, say, or decorating the Christmas tree with an ornament emblazoned with a Madonna and Child from the Vatican.

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