Well, That Was Quick! Rome’s “Decorum Squad” Scrapes Off the Super Pope

Before and After shots, showing the Super Pope graffiti, and the scraped and repainted wall

The Super Pope is gone!Apparently, the Vatican liked it (since the Pontifical Council for Social Communications tweeted the photo out to the world).  And the media liked it.  And the people liked it.But the folks who are responsible for keeping Rome's walls and walkways in tip-top shape:  Not so much.Catholic News Service reports that in the middle of the night, Rome's "decorum squad"--which is responsible for cleaning the city and removing urban artworks--scraped off and painted ov … [Read more...]