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Jan Berenstain, RIP

The mother of cartoon bears has died. In 2005, I wrote an obituary for her husband, Stan Berenstain, hereabouts. It responded to a semi-famous column by Charles Krauthammer (“I hate the Berenstain Bears”) and described the Berenstain Bears book Old Hat New Hat as a classic of conservatism.

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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