It seems the Vatican’s newspaper this week reports that all is forgiven as far as the Beatles are concerned. The Vatican has absolved the Fab Four in general, and John Lennon in particular for his boast back in 1966 that “We’re more popular than Jesus now.”
Beatle Ringo Starr is having no part of it, and he provides our bohemian boomer quote of the week:
Didn’t the Vatican say we were satanic or possibly satanic? And they’ve still forgiven us? I think the Vatican, they’ve got more to talk about than the Beatles.