Super Bowl Sunday brings out the best and worst all at once
As all good Catholics surely noted, the Super Bowl once again was an excellent showcase for the Seven Deadly Sins as defined by the church many Roman numerals ago. The Super Bowl is our national orgy of excess in which Envy, Gluttony, Greed, Lust, Pride, Sloth, and Wrath each make at least a cameo appearance in almost every American household.
Let’s begin with Envy. When the Baltimore Ravens held on to beat the San Francisco …