DC Trawler

The Pope is resigning, and so did Sarah Palin, so you can imagine the comedic possibilities

And you’ll have to keep imagining them for a while longer, because WaPo’s Chris Cillizza can’t help you:

That was like a Seth MacFarlane “joke.” A reference isn’t a joke. A reference can be used to build a joke, but it is not a joke in and of itself. “Hey, remember that person we don’t like? Ha ha ha!”

And then nobody laughs, and that’s not fair:

Poor guy.

Respecting people’s religious beliefs is very important, as long as they’re Muslims. Otherwise, y’know, whatever.

(Hat tip: Twitchy)