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The New Pope’s First Tweet

25,000 retweets in the first 10 minutes. It roughly translates as “We Have Pope Francis.”

Only 800,000 more retweets to catch Barack Obama’s election tweet. Good luck, @Pontifex. Don’t forget to ignore your at replies.

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Michael Hayes is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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