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On the Road Again

It’s morning in Jackson Hole. And we’re hitting the road in a little while (the missus needs to take a conference call). We’re heading to Seattle for the Cruise and all that. Depending on the time we make, we’ll probably be in Spokane tonight. If anybody’s got some good dinner suggestions so as to erase our experience with  the Mangy Moose, lemme know. And, let me say in advance, thanks for the offers to put us up, buy us meals etc.  But at the end of these very long days, we’re usually not very good company and all we want to do is decompress, run the hound, etc.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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