Pope Benedict XVI has announced that he is going to resign on February 28, 2013 due to deteriorating physical strength. Needless to say it is very uncommon for a Pope to resign.
I'm with you. Rubbing it in is so fun.
Especially after the whole debacle with Harold Camping! Now just watch the buzz on St. Malachy go ballistic in the next few days!
[sigh] You'd think these idiots would LEARN...
Ooh, I like that interpretation.
Looks like we are in a win - win situation!
That was my first thought, too. The end of Roman Catholicism doesn't mean the end of the world. It could mean a new beginning.