Wolcott’s NRO jealousy strike again. Mocking NRO’s fundraising drive “thermometer” he writes:
I wondered if perhaps the graphic needed to be updated to excite reader interest and participation. I was going to propose that instead of a corny thermometer the web designer might devise a Terry Schiavo Memorial Feeding Tube, in which each contribution would help keep National Review on life support for the foreseeable future.
Sometimes you have to think “outside the box.”
This is what Wolcott means by thinking outside the box, going from being bitchy to classless.