|And he did it all for this man: Pope Paul V.|
He is to Guy Fawkes what Jodi Foster is to John Hinkley Jr.
|Above: Fawkes, shortly |
before being discovered.
Look, I don't know much about how monarchies work, but Protestants and Catholics had been murdering the shit out of each other for decades, did Fawkes and his fellow conspirators really think that if the King suddenly exploded that everyone would be cool with his replacement being from the opposing religious/political faction?
|"According to the rules of Royal Succession, should the King die without|
an hier, his successor shall be chosen by means of a rap contest."
|You know that step|
that says 'not a step'?