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The Briefing 08-09-13

1. No permanent friends, no permanent enemies: Obama cancels summit with Putin

Obama’s Putin snub, LA Times (Editorial)

A Welcome Rebuke to Putin, Wall Street Journal (Editorial)

2. Should military chaplains have to believe in God?

Should Military Chaplains Have to Believe in God?, NPR (John Burnett)

3. Bishop argues it is a sin to say homosexuality is sinful

The Pope’s Baby Step on Gays, TIME Magazine (Gene Robinson)

4. Is pot the new gay marriage?

Is pot the new gay marriage?, Washington Post (Lydia DePillis)