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Winning styles of 2 cardinals from the US

Boston’s O’Malley inspires papal talk with reserved, spiritual manner, while New York’s Dolan captivates many with an ebulliently religious mien

One cardinal is a beer-slugging, baby-kissing extro­vert, at ease in front of television cameras, who jokes about the lack of corned beef at the Vatican.

The other is a quiet, reluctant public figure, guarded with his inner feelings, who tolerates interviews with reporters like a trip to the dentist.

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