Pope Francis was the most talked about person on the planet this year. More folks have been chatting on the Internet about God’s representative on Earth than Edward Snowden, Kate Middleton or even the online community's favorite bad girl, Miley Cyrus.
Since he took over the papacy in March this year, Pope Francis has revolutionized the Catholic Church – or at least the face of it. From showing more tolerance towards homosexuality to reaching out to the youth through social media, this Pope is giving the Church a serious facelift.
Time Magazine hailed him “Person of the Year 2013’, while Esquire Magazine, in a move away from tradition, awarded Pope Francis the title, “Best Dressed Man of 2013.”
Here’s why we think the Internet was obsessed with this Pope in 2013.