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Dave Clark

Incommunicado

Joseph Epstein, out of touch

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Jori Bolton

Young Spice

David Skinner stays young.

BY DAVID SKINNER

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Dave Clark

Car Talk

Victorino Matus, useless intellect

BY VICTORINO MATUS

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

The Weekly Standard

Trophy Summer

Philip Terzian’s lone laurel

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

David Clark

Listening Tour

Irwin M. Stelzer hits the listener circuit.

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Dress

Say Yes to the Dress

Claudia Anderson, inspired by beauty.

BY CLAUDIA ANDERSON

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

David Clegg

Brickenomics 101

Jonathan V. Last, Lego investor

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

January 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19

Dave Clark

That’s a Nickel

Joseph Epstein, Yeah Man

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

January 19, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 18

David Clark

The Lord of Misrule

Joseph Bottum counts the days until after Christmas.

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

January 5 - January 12, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 17

Jori Bolton

A Philadelphia Story

Michael Warren's Christmas story

BY MICHAEL WARREN

December 29, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 16

katherine messenger

Plato’s Diner

Mark Hemingway, Urban Diner

BY MARK HEMINGWAY

December 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 15

Jori Bolton

Strait Man

Christopher Caldwell's Bosphorus Blues

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

December 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 14

Gary Locke

Voice of Experience

Philip Terzian, literary chauffeur

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Jori Bolton

The Dakota Directive

Joseph Bottum in The Snowball Identity

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

David Clark

Everyone Has His Price

Joseph Epstein counts his pennies.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

Candidate Mike with wife Tina and campaign workers

They Like Mike

Matt Labash, election observer

BY MATT LABASH

November 17, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 10

Gus, center, with his four sons (Harold at right)

Another Country

Lee Smith unfolds family history.

BY LEE SMITH

November 10, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 09

Chris Beatrice

Tse-Sick

Christopher Caldwell, Hydrox hypochondriac

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

November 3, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 08

Jori Bolton

Wheels of Fortune

Ethan Epstein looks a gift workhorse in the mouth.

BY ETHAN EPSTEIN

October 27, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 07

Smokes

I’d Walk a Mile

Philip Terzian goes Camel hunting

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

October 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06

Jori Bolton

Summer of My Discontent

Joseph Epstein; a fan's notes.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

October 13, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 05

Jori Bolton

Keep Calm and Say Something

Julianne Dudley keeps quiet and carries on.

BY JULIANNE DUDLEY

October 6, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 04

Jori Bolton

Comic Relief

Jonathan V. Last, comic custodian

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

September 29, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 03

Dave Clark

Less Is Less

Matt Labash, maximal minimalist.

BY MATT LABASH

September 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 02

Dave Clark

It Ain’t My Nature

Joseph Epstein knows his nature.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

September 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 01

Dave clark

Fighting Irish

David Skinner, aging jock.

BY DAVID SKINNER

September 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48

A New York barbershop, 1946

Barbering Back Then

Irwin M. Stelzer books the barber

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

September 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47

David Clark

Guided Torture

Philip Terzian takes a (mandatory) tour

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

August 18 - August 25, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 46

Jori Bolton

Game of Yawns

Jonathan V. Last abdicates the Throne

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

August 11, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 45

Denton

Jeremiah Denton, 1924-2014

Fred Barnes on an unforgettable hero.

BY FRED BARNES

August 4, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 44

Michael Sloan

Unsentimental Journey

Joseph Epstein contra voguishness

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

July 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 43

David Clark

The Daily Dishes

David Skinner, dedicated dishwasher

BY DAVID SKINNER

July 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 42

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