The Corner

Conservatives Don’t Switch

Kathryn: Reading Jay Nordlinger’s “Impromptus” this morning, I was struck

by the resemblance between Zell Miller’s explanation for why he won’t become

a Republican (down at the end of Jay’s piece) and my own stock answers when

people ask me why I don’t go over to Rome.

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