The Corner

Five Five Five

My book is now at #555 at This is because of you, NRO readers! Thank you!

UPDATE: E-mail:

Not to rain on your parade, but I had to chuckle at your commendable ranking — only because my wife, who is Thai,uses “555″ as a text msg abbreviation: In Thai, the number five is pronounced “Hah”!

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.