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Mac Margolis

Pope Francis vs. 'Dirty War' Rumors

The pope is getting some answers about an ugly chapter in Argentina.
Finally getting some answers.

Finally getting some answers.

Photographer: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis continues to surprise. He recently slammed wage inequality between men and women as "a pure scandal," called climate change man's "slap in the face of nature" and beckoned the homeless to tour the Sistine Chapel.

Then there was his self-effacing quip about his compatriots' famous egos, saying that many Argentines were surprised he took the name Francis and not "Jesus II."