The Corner

Bad News For Chris Shays

The New York Times endorses his opponent. Newspaper endorsements are normally worthless, but Shays voters are Times cultists. Indeed, Shays himself has been identified as Chris Shays (R-NYT) so many times I’m kind of surprised that he didn’t simply de-materialize once the source of all his magical power was cut off.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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