...list is likely forgery. Likely in an attempt to assist by someone who wanted to help cardinal Girolamo Simoncelli achieve the papacy. There are many "issues" with the whole papal prophecy thing. So, with respect to the Catholics here, I would not get too geared up over this from an end-time point of view. Did folks learn anything from the 2012 Mayan uproar? Believers have believed they were "in the end of times" since, well, at least 2000 years ago. If the next pope is the last, my sense is that it won't be a manifestation of the terrible judgment timeline. It'll be something else.