The Corner

Retire Bob Herbert

Brad DeLong wonders “How has the New York Times managed to pick Bob Herbert out of the 75 million liberal adults in America? It is a mystery.” This prompts him to ask “Can We Retire Bob Herbert?”  If DeLong wants Herbert to go, who am I to argue?

Jonathan H. Adler — Jonathan H. Adler teaches courses in environmental, administrative, and constitutional law at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

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