The Corner

Emily Gould

Until I read her endless memoir about her eventless life in the New York Times Magazine, I had never heard of her. How I wish I could return to that happy state!  From the evidence of this essay, Gould is self-absorbed without being self-aware, and she cannot write. What were the editors thinking?

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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