The Corner

What’s Holding the Joint Up?

Even when I don’t agree with their conclusions (as I certainly don’t in this case), columns by my old boss Conrad Black always have fascinating factoids along the way. For example, “A World of Financial Ruin”:

The EU is in hot contention with the United States as the Sick Man of the Great World Economic Powers, because less than 40% of Eurozone citizens work and over 60% are on benefits of some sort.

The entire Western world is approaching the point at which Wile E Coyote looks down and realizes there’s nothing under his feet.

Mark Steyn — Mark Steyn is an international bestselling author, a Top 41 recording artist, and a leading Canadian human-rights activist. That’s to say, his latest book, After America (2011), is a top-five bestseller in ...

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