The Corner

Is Despair an Option?

On the marriage issue: Is despair an option? I hash it out with Crunchy Con guru Rod Dreher in the Dallas Morning News. (Note: Yes, I know that Andrew has posted on this. I haven’t had time to read that yet). Bottom line: Whatever has changed, one thing hasn’t: more than 60 percent of Americans are opposed to gay marriage in the latest (March 12) CBS News poll. Does giving up really make sense? 

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Education

Our Bankrupt Elite

Every element of the college admissions scandal, a.k.a “Operation Varsity Blues,” is fascinating. There are the players: the Yale dad who, implicated in a securities-fraud case, tipped the feds off to the caper; a shady high-school counselor turned admissions consultant; the 36-year-old Harvard grad who ... Read More
Culture

Shibboleth Is a Fun Word

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is Jonah Goldberg’s weekly “news”letter, the G-File. Subscribe here to get the G-File delivered to your inbox on Fridays. Estimado Lector (y todos mis amigos a través del Atlántico), Greetings from Barcelona. And it is Bar•ce•lona, not Barth•e•lona. That ... Read More