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Cultural Learnings

The Kazakh National Youth Symphony is now touring America. This Friday, it will perform at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

I’m apparently one of the few Americans who didn’t think Borat was an especially funny film. Anyway, I bet the KNYS will enjoy greater-than-normal success because the movie was such a hit.

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.