Made the mistake of starting the commute late this morning due to not leaving the office until 10 last night. It didn't occur to me until my carpool driver and I got onto the highway that today starts a flurry of Pope-mania here in DC.
I didn't sleep very much last night so my brain isn't up to its usual nuttiness or attempts at insight despite the quantites of caffeine I'm throwing at it. Sorry, but it's another ape picture today. However, this picture does pretty much sum up my mood after the ordeal of commuting this morning, surrounded by throngs of Pope enthusiasts: