From resignations to drownings and beheadings, the papacy is full of unusual and surprising moments.
Pope Benedict XVI stunned the Catholic world with news of his resignation in February 2013, but he's certainly not the first. Here's a look back at other unusual and surprising moments in the history of the papacy.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
Whatever their reasons, more than a few stars have decided to walk away from their chosen fields only to get the itch and return -- some more than once. Take a look at some celebrities who have "unretired."