American Media and the Conclave

Hugh Hewitt

2/18/2013 8:29:41 PM - Hugh Hewitt

My Washington Examiner column suggests that American media have got to drop the horse-race coverage that defines presidential elections when attention turns to the upcoming conclave.

Here's a handy tool with which to begin coverage: The Vatican's biographical summaries of all the cardinals.

And here is Father C. J. McCloskey's brief guide to Beneduict XVI's legacy.

Finally, Big Pulpit blog is a great place for daily updates.