Place your bets! White smoke has yet to be seen emanating from the chimney at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican, which means the College of Cardinals is still dilly-dallying on the matter of electing a new pontiff. Given the lavish treatment the cardinals are receiving, they may be in no hurry to pick a pope.
Here are the betting odds for the top ten pope favorites, as listed by PaddyPower. All of them are cardinals.
Angelo Scola, Italy, 11/4
Peter Turkson, Ghana, 7/2
Odilo Scherer, Brazil, 5/1
Christoph Schonborn, Austria, 6/1
Marc Ouelett, Canada, 7/1
Sean O'Malley, U.S., 10/1
Timothy Dolan, U.S., 20/1
Gianfranco Rivasi, Italy, 20/1
Luis Antonio Tagle, Philippines, 20/1
Tarcisio Bertone, Italy, 20/1