The Pope Didn't Technically Send That First Tweet HimselfBrian Barrett12/12/12 10:22amFiled to: Popetwitter53EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink When the Pope tweets, people listen. And watch, apparently. And... applaud? Sure, why not! Here's Benedict XVI, in all his divine glory, sending out his first 140-character missive to the massive.