Joe Marino writes to remind us of an October 14, 2009 Stephen Colbert piece about the shroud. Colbert, who is Catholic, mocks Luigi Garlaschelli’s attempt to reproduce the shroud. The shroud is real, he tells us; the Garlaschelli fake looks like Cher with a mustache.
Watch the segment. It is funny.
Also read Stephen Colbert’s thoughtful Catholicism in this blog.