Vatican, Disgusted (As Am I) by Obscenities, Considered Closing Its Twitter Account


"We didn't think some reactions would be so tough."Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli, prefect of the Pontifical Council on Social Communications, told Italian media that the Vatican considered temporarily closing the papal Twitter account because of a barrage of vulgarity.The Vatican had expected insults, he explained Tuesday, when they opened the papal account @Pontifex in December 2012.  However, the rude and crude posts which came from around the world were a shock to Vatican … [Read more...]