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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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Stranger on a Train

Christopher Caldwell's near-miss with destiny

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

July 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 41

Dave Clark

Making a Spectacles of Myself

Joseph Epstein sees himself through four eyes.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

June 30, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 40

david gothard

The Snake in the Garden

Philip Terzian, epical exterminator

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

June 23, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 39

Jori Bolton

The Family Man

David Skinner's first muse

BY DAVID SKINNER

June 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38

katherine messenger

Fry, Fry Again

Terry Eastland, Southern fried chicken man

BY TERRY EASTLAND

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

dave clegg

Technical Difficulties

Victorino Matus finds anachronism is relative

BY VICTORINO MATUS

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Michael Sloan

Strictly Ballroom

Maria Santos, bodega ballerina

BY MARIA SANTOS

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Stephanie Saraceno / MCT / Getty images

Ken Tomlinson, 1944-2014

Fred Barnes remembers Ken Tomlinson

BY FRED BARNES

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Jori Bolton

Uncommon Grounds

Jonathan V. Last, Java man

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

david clark

The Reluctant Bibliophile

Joseph Epstein, bibliomaniac

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

May 5, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 32

Bubba

Bubba’s Grits

Geoffrey Norman waffles

BY GEOFFREY NORMAN

April 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 31

UConn guard Ryan Boatright, right, and Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison

They Got Game

Fred Barnes, March mad.

BY FRED BARNES

April 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 30

Background Music

The Elevator Blues

Philip Terzian, Muzak Man.

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

Aunt Eileen with Ugandan Friends, Circa 2005

The Saint of the Family

David Skinner in the eye of the beholder

BY DAVID SKINNER

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

the weekly standard

The Tale and the Teller

Claudia Anderson, born with a blue pencil in her hand

BY CLAUDIA ANDERSON

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

Gary Locke

My App-Lyfting Story

Matt Labash gets a Lyft

BY MATT LABASH

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Courtesy Ronald Reagan Library

Learning to Love Reagan

Jonathan V. Last gets to know and love Reagan

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

March 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25

Jori Bolton

Just the Facts, Ma’am

Joseph Bottum logs the facts of life.

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

michael sloan

They Laughed

Philip Terzian, jazz pianist

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

February 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 23

David Clark

Hold the Gluten

Joseph Epstein, gluten-free.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

February 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 22

Buster the dog.

Buster Qua Buster

Andrew Ferguson ponders Buster

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

February 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 21

sue anne tay

Alexandros Petersen, 1984-2014

Kelly Jane Torrance on The Most Interesting Man in D.C.

BY KELLY JANE TORRANCE

February 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 20

Tom Labaff

We Were Smokers Once, and Young

Jonathan V. Last, non-toker

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

January 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

Florida State’s Kelvin Benjamin makes the championship-winning catch against Aub

Stars Fell on Auburn

Fred Barnes sees Auburn through Rose-colored glasses

BY FRED BARNES

January 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18

Anton Emdin

Bag Man

Christopher Caldwell, (fleeting) consumer advocate

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

January 13, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 17

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