That Conclave Chimney Seagull

As we wait, that seagull who sat perched atop the chimney of the Sistine Chapel is getting quite a lot of media attention:

A Catholic News Service video of his own:

A Twitter account: and evidence of him trending like crazy on Twitter.

and even his own meme:

Father James Martin, SJ Answers “What is Lent?”
Pope Francis’ Google Hangout
What’s “News”? Top Catholic Tweets for the Week of 02/07/15
@CatholicHawaii: Love and Lent–Top Catholic Tweets for the Week of 02/13/15
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  • jen

    I’m sure you saw “Habemus Poopem”