Free the cardinals!

Yesterday tmatt asked readers to submit links to papal coverage that was particularly good or bad. I’m going to go ahead and put my responses in a separate post. It begins, as all our best material does, with a comment thread from last week: Julia says: Can’t find it now, but there was an article [Read More…]

Media fallibility on papal infallibility

Last week in my post “Turkson wouldn’t be first African pope,” I quoted from an humorous guide for journalists covering the election. The last tip: Yes, the next Pope will be a man and a Catholic. So obvious that it was barely funny, right? And yet … you can view here New York magazine contributing [Read More…]