The Corner

Biden Uncensored

Joe Biden on the French, from last week: “Chirac has an ego as big as this room. He’s an interesting guy. We all understand the French have been less than helpful, and they’ve been a pain in the you-know-what.”

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.