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Love Poems

John, you will be happy to know there is a calypso version of this song, with the refrain “Woe is me/ Shame and scandal in the family.” It must be only slightly less old than dirt.

Richard Brookhiser — Historian Richard Brookhiser is a senior editor of National Review and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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The revelations of the last few days are, though disguised, the crash in ignominy of the Robert Mueller putsch. But they are far from the end of the story. While the sire of the Mueller hit-squad assault, former FBI director James Comey, declared 245 times at last Friday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing that ... Read More

Love Poems

John, you will be happy to know there is a calypso version of this song, with the refrain “Woe is me/ Shame and scandal in the family.” It must be only slightly less old than dirt. Read More
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