The Corner

Boxed Out

Our liberal friends over at The New Republic have collected “the worst sex scenes penned by prominent political figures, from Tony Blair to Newt Gingrich to Gary Hart.” Curiously, they forgot to include novelist Barbara Boxer, who used the pages of A Time To Run, her 2005 fiction debut, to get her freak on. A few years ago, I read her book so you wouldn’t have to.

UPDATE: I’m a dork. TNR did mention her.

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

Most Popular


Nordic Welfare States Worsen the Gender Gap

Following International Women's Day 2018, a host of policies have been promoted as ways to advance women's careers. CNBC, for example, has run a story arguing that policies such as parental leave for both parents can raise women’s incomes. In the Huffington Post we can read that adopting the welfare policies of ... Read More