American who owns BenedictXVI.com wants “one of those hats”August 26, 2014
Saturday, April 23, 2005
Rogers Cadenhead, the American owner of BenedictXVI.com, has made a few requests in his blog. Mr. Cadenhead registered the valuable domain on April 1 along with ClementXV.com, InnocentXIV.com, LeoXIV.com, PaulVII.com and PiusXIII.com; all in anticipation of the recent Papal conclave 2005.
After Cardinal Ratzinger’s election as Pope Benedict XVI, international media swooped on the domain speculating that it may be owned by a pornographer or casino company. However amid the wild speculation, Mr. Cadenhead dismissed these and promised not to sell the domain to any such enterprises.
However today in a humorous manner the prolific computer guide writer posted on his blog a few requests, namely:
However he was keen to stress that the requests are not demands and the whole thing was written in a witty humorous manner.