Friday, October 09, 2015

The Pope's Wheels

When the Pope was in DC, New York and Philadelphia recently he was traveling in a Fiat 500 and Jeep, the previous Pope-Mobile was a bit more expensive, a Mercedes G class.   Now I know the current Pope is a modest man, he lives in a typical priests quarters, not the Papal apartments, he has even broken the tradition by not wearing the custom made red shoes.  But, I can't imagine giving up a Mercedes for a Fiat and a Jeep.   What would Janice Say?


  1. Popemobile! Just saying the word makes me smile.

    1. We saw JP-II in Rome in 2000 - memorable