The Weekly Standard

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Weekly magazine focusing on US and world politics. Also provides art and book reviews.

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Good Queen Mary; Another look at the misunderstood Tudor.
October 26, 2009 ... Byline: J.J. Scarisbrick Fires of Faith Catholic England under Mary Tudor by Eamon Duffy Yale, 280 pp., $28.50 "Sterility was the keynote of her reign," thundered A.F. Pollard, doyen of Tudor historians in the interwar years, when...

We Have Met the Enemy . . . And it is Iran.
October 26, 2009 ... Byline: Michael Ledeen Speaking publicly about the role of Iran in Afghanistan--which is substantial, and about which we have considerable information--seems to be taboo for our current leaders. This is neither new nor surprising. ...

A Rush to Slander; From the Scrapbook.
October 26, 2009 ... A Rush to Slander As word spread last Monday that Rush Limbaugh was part of a group bidding on the St. Louis Rams, CNN anchor Rick Sanchez reported that the king of talk radio had once said that slavery "had its merits. For one thing,...

Reagan in Retrospect; Recapturing the 'counterrevolution'-- now three decades old.
October 26, 2009 ... Byline: Vincent J. Cannato The Age of Reagan The Conservative Counterrevolution, 1980-1989 by Steven F. Hayward Crown Forum, 768 pp., $35 What Would Reagan Do? That is the question many conservatives have been asking recently. ...

Wacky Wiki; The "people's encyclopedia" strives to be doofus-free.
October 26, 2009 ... Byline: Joe Queenan In heartrending news for fans of half-baked information everywhere, the top guns at Wikipedia have announced that they will no longer allow the Great Unwashed to go online and add or delete material from Wikipedia...