Guardian article It makes me wonder why the world wants to see him as such a superhuman being. Is it because of his sense of theatre? The first pope to bring himself to the masses and appear human? Or is it because we need leaders to look up to? Whatever the case, it's sad that he along with Reagan and Thatcher are being elevated to pedestals of greatness when they don't deserve it especially since their policies have done so much damage to the entire world.