One French paper said the pontiff turned away the candidate but said it was "nothing personal."
The Vatican has yet to accept France's candidate for ambassador — and sources report Pope Francis nixed him because he's gay.
Out CNN reporter Don Lemon seems to be doing his best to secure a repeat of his 2014 victory, when he was named the year's worst journalist.
Just because same-sex couples are already marrying, that hasn't stopped a campaign to rid the country of equality.
Ultra-rightists in France are crying vive la difference over parental rights for straight versus same-sex couples.
Just days before the opening ceremonies in Sochi, Russia, activists in Paris took to the streets to highlight the Olympic host country's human rights violations.