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William of New York

EDITOR’S NOTE: On Thursday, November 17, National Review celebrated William F. Buckley’s 80th birthday at the Pierre in New York City. Among those in attendance, paying WFB tribute, was Rev. ...

Re: Baby Killer

I understand that the inmates at San Quentin vow to shun any “baby killer” – there is honor among thieves. Reminds me of a Mafia-connected acquaintance who told me ...

“Baby Killer”

The media are freely using the term “baby killer” to describe the wretched Scott Peterson, and understandably so since he was convicted of killing a baby, one month short of ...

For Mr. Derb

Nihil est incertius vulgo, nihil obscurius voluntate hominum, nihil fallacius ratione tota comitiorum   Cicero:  Pro Murena 36   (Translation provided for the major news network commentators):  Nothing more unpredictable that the mob; nothing ...

Have I Missed Something?

While I was sitting here quietly reading the Sixth Book of the Aeneid and listening to some Gregorian chant, a friend telephoned and said something about an election. Is there ...

New Dead Sea Scrolls Found

CBS-TV’S AWARD WINNING PROGRAM “60 MINUTES” HAS ANNOUNCED THAT NEW DEAD SEA SCROLLS HAVE BEEN DISCOVERED AND WILL BE READ ON ITS NEXT BROADCAST, FEATURING ANCHORPERSON DAN RATHER WHO ...