Then connect them all the way back...
back to JPII.
The hermeneutic of continuity.
Dare we join the dots?
When the circus performers are in town, they sometimes perform for the Holy Father at the General Audience - in costume. Circus performers are itinerant workers. In the top photo with Pope Benedict XVI, "the event was organized by the Vatican office that looks out for the welfare of migrants, refugees, seamen as well as prostitutes and street children — people who by force or choice live without stable homes."
I used to make fun of these things as well, and it was easy to insinuate a gay theme to it all, but it is also feeding spreaders of calumny and detraction who love playing connect the dots and hunting down homo-heretics and demons.