Man Falls from Heaven; Pope Doesn’t Notice

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Yesterday, as the Pope waved his way down a crowd-lined street in Vatican City, one enterprising young man decided to leap, belly-flop style, into the Popemobile. This is a must-see video: The Pope doesn’t even notice as a gaggle of security officers wrestle the man to the ground right behind him.

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