In case you haven't heard...
The Pope is now on Twitter: @pontifex— BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) December 3, 2012
But not everybody was happy about it, like these guys:
YOU ARE SAYING THERE IS 3 GOD IN 1. IS IT EASY LIKE THAT? IS GODSHIP LIKA NESCAFE OR SHAMPOO? 3 IN 1? COME ON MAN @pontifex— Jafar Q (@CaferKocbasi) December 3, 2012
LOOK. YOU LOOKLIKE A SMART MAN. YOU ARE OLD. ONE OF YOUR FOOT IS İN GRAVE. COME TO ISLAM BROTHER. @pontifex— Jafar Q (@CaferKocbasi) December 3, 2012
We wonder if Pope Benedict XVI, @pontifex, first tweet will be about raping little boys.— Anonymous (@YourAnonNews) December 3, 2012
Some people had questions for the Pope.
.@pontifex My cousin Sean & I touched ween heads behind our grandparents’ barn when I was 7. Am I going to hell? Welcome to Tweeter!— rob delaney (@robdelaney) December 3, 2012
Will @pontifex's Twitter account read "RTs are not endorsements. Views are my own, but also God's."— Andrew Kaczynski (@BuzzFeedAndrew) December 3, 2012
.@pontifex Hi Pope. You know how the clergy are our line of communication with God? When priests shag kids does God feel it? Is he into it?— Frankie Boyle (@frankieboyle) December 3, 2012
.@pontifex HEY MAN WHO DIED AND MADE YOU POPE HUH? HM? WHATS THAT? THE PREVIOUS POPE? FAIR ENOUGH. SORRY FOR YELLING— rob whisman (@robwhisman) December 3, 2012
Here are some other funny/notable tweets about @Pontifex
.@pontifex in 2007, i had x-plosive diarrhea in a stream at carroll valley park bc the bathrooms were locked a family of 4 saw me— Nikki Walter (@TurboGrandma) December 3, 2012
You're tweeting profanity to @pontifex? Your parents must be so proud of your vocabulary and time management skills.— CatholicWonka (@CatholicWonka) December 3, 2012