When you come down from on high and mix with us, les miserables, it can be a touch depressing.
For though you try to take us seriously, we may not feel the same way. And, well, social media allows us to express our feelings without fear of permanent damnation.
Pope Benedict XVI, famously a recent convert to Twitter, is discovering that mixing with us isn't always pretty.
His Holiness -- and his almost equally holy advisers -- surely believes that one has to speak to the faithful through every available channel.
And yet this entails encountering the unfaithful too: … Read more