Thursday, March 8, 2012

Keep calm and carry on

If you ever stop by my office, you know that I have this iconic poster of World War II at right on my door. Actually, the one on my door is a photocopy I made about four years ago before the poster went viral on the internet. It sums up for me the quality I aspire to the most in the Church and the world.

But did you know that this poster was never used in World War II? Three-million copies were printed an kept ready for the invasion of Britain that never (thankfully) came. The posters were  never distributed but turned up 50 years later. Here is a three-minute video about how the poster was rediscovered, and it is worth a few minutes of your time:

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