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Who are the next cardinal/electors?

In terms of who might be in line for the next set of red hats, it’s become a much more difficult calculus under Pope Francis than in the past, when one could simply make a list of major Vatican positions and major archdioceses around the world currently occupied by non-cardinals, and project those men as the most likely nominees [1].