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Church uses fake bulletin items to improve Sunday dress

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Some parishes are resorting to imaginative ways to convince Mass goers to dress more appropriately, especially on warm summer Sundays.

So it is that a deacon at a New York City parish has begun planting fake items in the parish bulletin to catch parishioners' attention.

"Somewhere along the way, we went from neckties to tank tops," said Rev. Greg Kandra, "and it's getting worse."

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Kendra, who was a CBS news writer for 26 years, obviously has experience in getting people to take notice.

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