European Council searches on 'Van Rompuy Gollum'
His Grace gets lots of visitors (now in excess of 60,000 a month), and they all leave a footprint. He has them from Westminster, from the White House, from CCHQ, Labour HQ, the BBC, the European Parliament, journals, newspapers and an endless stream of universities.
Today he had a special one from the Council of the European Union (and yes, His Grace is fully aware that the European Council and the Council of the European Union are not the same entity, but he had to fit it in a headline, and 99.9 per cent of people do not know the difference anyway).
The visitor was doing a search on 'Van Rompuy Gollum'.
And thereby they discovered Cranmer's august blog of intelligent and erudite comment upon matters religio-political.
If it was His Excellency the President himself in a moment of cyber vanity, His Grace hopes that he left suitably enlightened theologically as well as to the physical similarity he shares with Gollum. If he is still in any doubt, here is another:
Separated at birth.