White Smoke Emerges from Vatican Chimney, Indicating New Pope Has Been Elected


White smoke has begun emerging from the Sistine Chapel chimney in the ceiling of the Vatican, indicating that a new Pope has been chosen.

The new leader of the Catholic church will be announced within the hour.

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UPDATE: And the Pope has been chosen.

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Posted March 13, 2013 at 2:12pm ETC by Andy Towle
in Julie Bindel