Send in the Bugs. The Michelangelos Need Cleaning. – The New York Times

In 1527, with the Sack of Rome, Florentines, consisting of Michelangelo, supported a Republic and overthrew the Medicis. Michelangelo couldnt stand him, and when the Medicis stormed back, it was Michelangelos turn to flee.In 1531, the Medici Pope Clement VII pardoned Michelangelo, who went back to work on the household chapel. Michelangelo quickly left town, and the unfinished chapel, for good.