…world media assumes heavy burden of
b) telling the Church who that needs to be–because they are so qualified to do that.
This is the hour when having a heirarchy of ents that is totally out of touch with global media opinion and tragically unhip really pays off. Global media will have almost zero impact on the outcome of the conclave. And words cannot express how grateful I am for that.
Meanwhile, if you actually want to know what’s going on, here is what you do: turn off every voice in the MSM and pay attention to these three guys:
Best commentary so far: “The Pope is really setting a high bar for giving something up for Lent.”
Also great: “Pope joins Twitter, loses interest in his real job.”