Twitter: how else would we get insightful and ground breaking comments on the new Pope by Hollywood's elite??
Of course the celebs are tweeting about Pope Francis I! The whole world is watching and commenting — and it's nice to see we can all come together to either pay respects or make jokes!
Waiting for the Pope to emerge on the balcony in a white gown. Doubt he'll be singing “Don’t Cry for me Argentina.” A missed opportunity!
— Joan Rivers (@Joan_Rivers) March 13, 2013
The good thing about being sick is I don't have to miss one minute of #PopeWatch2013. Back to the Chimney Cam.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 13, 2013
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 13, 2013
“Finally I can tell everyone my middle name.” – Everyone with the middle name Francis.#newpope
— Jim Gaffigan (@JimGaffigan) March 13, 2013
To signal the conclave had not reached a decision, they released black smoke from a chimney and emptied 400 styrofoam cups into the street.
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) March 13, 2013
The new Pope just called! The new Pope just called!
— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) March 13, 2013
Isn't "Jorge Mario Bergoglio" a Harry Potter spell?
— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) March 13, 2013
Rumors already swirling in Hollywood that the new Pope will replace Leno on NBC at 1130.
— Craig Ferguson (@CraigyFerg) March 13, 2013
"it came true"
— B.J. Novak (@bjnovak) March 13, 2013
New pope? White smoke? Who got the gig?
— Melissa Joan Hart (@MelissaJoanHart) March 13, 2013
Did they just go to central casting to get the new pope?
— Eric Stonestreet (@ericstonestreet) March 13, 2013
Please call me Pope JORGE !
— George Lopez (@georgelopez) March 13, 2013
Yay for Pope Bergoglio!! He's adorable. ❤❤❤❤
— NiC0LE P0LiZZi (@snooki) March 13, 2013
Don't call the new pope Francis - his name is Frank - If you call him Francis he's gonna kill you
— David Arquette (@davidarquette) March 13, 2013
There's also white smoke coming out of my office, but nobody seems that excited about it. #pope
— Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) March 13, 2013
Pope Francis I
— Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) March 13, 2013
That's pretty weak, Chad! You're just tweeting his name! LOLz!
We have to admit, we totally lost our shizz when we saw the Anne Hathaway reference!
How are U guys feeling about the new Pontiff???
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