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Here are the best quotes we heard from our sources today. (Click through to read the full stories.)

Father Robert Pelton, a theologian at University of Notre Dame: “The Catholic Church has to exist with systems that don’t agree with it.”

Andrew Moore, the dean of computer science at Carnegie Mellon University and a former vice president at Google: “You might be overestimating how much the content-providers understand how their own systems work.”

Richard Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at the Century Foundation: “We’ve reached such an extreme point of inequality in our society—you even have people like Jeb Bush talking about we have too much inequality. Something has to be done.”

(Previous quotes from our sources here.)