• Italian bishop compares ‘Pokemon Go’ to Nazism

    Italian bishop compares ‘Pokemon Go’ to Nazism

    • Aug 19, 2016

    Bishop Antonio Stagliano, whose diocese is centered in the Baroque tourist town of Noto in Sicily, said Thursday he’s prepared to hire lawyers and go to court to try to have the Pokemon Go app banned in order “to preserve the social stability of the men and women in his region.”

  • Pokemon Go app draws people everywhere, including into church

    Pokemon Go app draws people everywhere, including into church

    • Jul 12, 2016

    A pastor in Lincoln, Nebraska, woke up recently to find that his parish had become a “Pokestop,” meaning a destination in a popular app craze related to the Pokemon phenomenon. Across the country, some churches see their status as Pokestops as a chance to evangelize.