Groans Permitted, and Indeed Welcomed


In our current issue, the cover article is Jay Nordlinger’s profile of possible presidential candidate John Bolton. But Jay evidently failed to ask Bolton the crucial question: Do his hobbies include deer hunting? l’m sure I’m not the only conservative who’s deeply troubled by the precedent of Doe v. Bolton, and I hope our former U.N. ambassador will buck that precedent. 

(In memoriam, NR associate publisher Jim McFadden, a world champion at our beloved “lowest form of humor.”)

UPDATE: Former NR publisher Ed Capano, a close friend of the late Jim McFadden and fellow devotee of our low art, writes in: “I wish you’d stop fawning.”

Michael Potemra — Michael Potemra was born in Youngstown, Ohio, in 1964, and spent his childhood years in Montreal, Canada. He received a B.A. in philosophy at the Catholic University of America. He ...

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