As shocking in death as he was in life, '60's counter-culture icon, Timothy Leary, has told a stunned world that he will be making a bid for the sought-after position of Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.
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Leary announced his intention to run in the hotly contested race from space, where his cremated remains, or "cremains", orbit the planet every 90 minutes. This makes the psychedelic psychiatrist a serious contender in the race to control the dwindling but rich off-world denomination.
Widely seen as a dark horse, runner-up, Leary could well surprise the current slate of candidates for the Episcopal Church's most important job.
The bets are on.