From resignations to drownings and beheadings, the papacy is full of unusual and surprising moments.
Pope Benedict XVI surprised many with his announcement that he is resigning, although 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.
Not even your fairy godmother has anything on these celebrity godparents.