Vatican Replaces Doves With Balloons As Symbol Of Peace

The Vatican traditionally releases a pair of doves on the last Sunday of January to symbolize peace, but after last year’s event, in which the doves were immediately attacked by a seagull and a black crow, the Vatican decided this year to release colorful balloons instead. What do you think?

“I held my tongue about his liberalized views on homosexuality and divorce, but this pope has finally gone too far.”

Gary Pennington • 3D Printing Supervisor

“As long as it can slip through our fingers and fly away, never to return, it’s an appropriate symbol for peace.”

Darlene Sanchez • Home Appraiser

“Sometimes I think religious people are just making the rules up as they go along.”

Allan McQueen • Drivers Ed Instructor

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