“This is another in a long line in historic events in Tempe, going all the back to Pope John Paul II’s visit to the Super Bowl,” proclaimed Neil Giuliano, mayor of Tempe, Arizona, in announcing that a presidential debate would take place there next year. Hmmm, the Pope went to the Super Bowl? I think I must have missed the game that year. Or maybe he came out during the half-time show. I never watch that.