The Corner

Small Prediction

The Jack Kevorkian HBO movie is going to be an unrelenting assault on intelligence and decency — but it will be widely hailed as brilliant by some of America’s most annoying people. Oh, another prediction: the more Al Pacino promotes the movie the more people will have a hard time figuring out who’s crazier, him or Kevorkian.

No, I haven’t seen it yet, but I watched a bit of the promotional stuff and it looks metaphysically tacky.

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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