Pope Benedict announces his resignation

Well, that was certainly a surprise when I opened up my laptop.  I happen to be traveling this week so it confirms a time-honored belief for editorial cartoonists- anytime you’re on vacation or business travel, a BIG news event is bound to happen.  So, here’s a cartoon from 2005 when Pope Benedict was elected:042105PopeBenedictSM


  1. Boise Ed says:

    I love the headline on HuffPost: The Holy See Ya Later