There's One Clear favourite For Pope, And The Question Is Who Will Emerge As His Rival

As the Papal voting gets underway, it’s hard not to be reminded of the 2012 GOP primary.

At the time, everyone knew that Mitt Romney was the favourite, while the others (Newt, Santorum, etc.) tried to emerge as the anti-Romney.

At the Vatican, Angelo Scola (from Milan) is the clear favourite.

And the question is whether a pope from somewhere else can emerge as the anti-Scola.

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