Reason 1,999,999 why we don't give pearls to the swine.
'I'm not that superstitious, it's not like I think necessarily I have to have them on me at all times, but it does remind me of all the other different people I've met along the way and how much they've invested in me.
'If I feel tired or I feel discouraged sometimes then I can reach into my pocket and say "that's something I can overcome because somebody gave me this privilege to work on these issues that affect them. I better get back to work."'
When he's feeling glum, he reaches for the rosary beads to remind him how important he is and how much the Holy Father needs him to continue on with his work on the destruction of human life, the country and conscience protections of practicing Catholics who could never follow his orders to rob the village idiots of their salvation.
Some days he reaches for the monkeygod.
That's his wife's job.
Reducing the mysteries of Christ's Incarnation, three years of ministry, Salvific Death and Resurrection to a symbol of Obama's self-importance didn't do him a bit of good.