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Bring On a Black Pope!

2/11/2013 11:41 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Rapper Common isn't too beat up about the Pope calling it quits today -- because it means the next leader of the Catholic Church ... COULD BE BLACK!!!

Common was coming back from a workout session in L.A. ... when our photog asked about the strong possibility Pope Benedict XVI's replacement could be a black cardinal from Ghana named Peter Turkson.

In the age of a black President, Common tells us, electing a black Pope would be "a beautiful thing.

FYI -- Pope Benedict XVI is the first Pope in nearly 600 years to call it quits ... saying he's too old at the age of 85 to continue doing the job.


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How about...bring on a Pope? Red, and yellow black and white, they are precious in his sight...

619 days ago


why? Because the black president experiment didn't work so not. Now we need to try a black spiritual leader? Not only will we be financially bankrupt we will be morally bankrupt too.

619 days ago


According to Prophecy, the next pope will be the Antichrist.

619 days ago

'FYI -- Pope Benedict XVI is the first Pope in nearly 600 years to call it quits ... saying he's too old at the age of 85 to continue doing the job."

I know what’s REALLY going on here! The pope was somehow involved in the planning and conceiving of a potentially evil and cunning creature that we are rightful to be wary of. Combining the genes of two of the worlds best, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, it makes for the perfect storm…The ultimate attention whore.

Coincidence? I think not.

A TMZ article from 6 weeks ago. - … taly-trip/

619 days ago


man thats ****ed up they didnt hire me cause im black....o **** they need to make this guy pope cause he is bitch because they dont get hired due to race but expect to get a job due to race.

619 days ago


The fastest growing population for Catholics is in Africa and Latin America. The socialist democrats have pretty much driven Catholicism out of Europe so I would bet on the next pope being either black or hispanic. But we can all kiss our sorry a$$es good bye if the next pope takes the name Peter, st least according to St. Malachy.

619 days ago

Spilled Milk    

Funny thing is alot of the racist comments are from white ppl saying blacks are immoral and negative yet the comments are all stemmed from hate and ppl are so clueless it's wanna know who really ruined america? Look in the mirror you racist twits..your intolerance and unabashed ignorance left the door open for those with an advanced way of thinking to take over..your longstanding tradition of hate and prejudice ruined this country..lack of real look at you..bitching and whining about every little thing..white america is in shambles right now and i'm loving every minute of pope? Who cares when the green dollar is you guys are a dying breed..eventually race won't matter and then who will you blame for being such a failure at life? Lmao I love being black in america and I love it even more knowing idiots caught up on my skin color will undoubtedly fail bcuz they fail to see the big to all you racist morons out there..hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaahahahahaha

619 days ago


Obama is an oreo. He never had a problem using the first 'black president'.


Nope. His mother is white his father is black. Again so what. The only racist is Obama.

He get's $400k per year in salary, every perk known, he and his family is set for life. Takes more more vacations and golf games on taxpayers money.

The fake photo shoots like he cares. Shyt happenes time for another vacation. Bengazi, 6 Americans dead and claims didn't know a thing blames a video that had nothing to do with the hit.

Cover up time, still covering up.

619 days ago


Is this rapper a catholic ? Does he take communion and go to confessional? Or is it that he is not catholic and just wanted to take the opportunity to drag race into a choice that is supposed to be made by God.

619 days ago


Bring on a Vietnamese Pope! No one is reporting on that, are they? Or a Brazilian Pope! Americans are such sheep - don't you all realize that the racial tensions are being fueled by the press, both on the left and the right? They know they can stir you all up with it. So everyone brings up the potential for the first black pope, but no one mentions the potential for the first Asian or first South American pope. The media control you.

619 days ago


Yeah...cause we all know that black president is doing such a great job, right? Can u smell my sarcasm?

619 days ago


affirmitive action for popes now? Being black is a new requirement?

619 days ago

HRH Prince Michael    

Surrounded by some asinine comments, is a deeply disturbing Truth: America, -as I've said for decades-
thinks in only Black and White.
For far too-long, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders,
and the largest ethnic-group in the U.S., Latino-Americans, have been methodically relegated to a Fourth-class citizenship. With their issues, hopes, and aspirations, cunningly and wilfully placed BEHIND those of other groups. This cannot have
transpired without the concerted efforts of a CONFIRMED Confederacy of Evil ("Corporate America", their well-funded and subservient Politicians, the state-serving Print/Broadcast "Media", and allied "Religious" "Leaders"). This sinister, highly-unjust, and patently Anti-American agenda, like it's perpetrators, shall come to a swift and severe termination. AS, THE LORD GOD LIVES!

The House of David 2 Chronicles 13 Victory, is HERE:
NOW, The Most Holy Christ King Yeshua reigns!

619 days ago


Next thing you know, they'll be sayin that Jesus was black!

619 days ago


Why not just the best one for the job no matter the color, We have a black president who is one of the worse one ever, Don't you think we need to stop giving because of color and start giving because there the best?

619 days ago
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