There seems to be some excitement brewing about the possibility of an American Pope:
An American Pope? Cardinal Dolan may charm himself into the Vatican
There's more to the story, that 'more' all of a sudden being swept under the carpet as the possibility of Dolan making the jump inflames more and more imaginations:
An American Pope
As you can see, though a cheerful glad-hander, Dolan has managed to infuriate a substantial number of American Catholics.
Whether that is enough to cause them all to pull a Giron and exhibit some of that 'fluid morality' our Colorado Democrats possess in such great amount in order to see Dolan seated upon the Cathedra Romana remains to be seen.
On the other hand ... we have ...
The Cappuccino Priest