Andrew Ferguson

Senior Editor
Ugly Memorial

Gehry’s Ike: Not Dead Yet

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By ANDREW FERGUSON


Ben Bradlee, 2010

If You Knew Ben Like I Knew Ben

The establishment mourns one of its own.

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

Try to relax, you pack of neurons.

The End of Neurononsense

We can dream, can’t we?

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06

Dave Clegg

Millennial Mongers

The crackpot social science of generational analysis

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

Gary Locke

Going for the Gold

Jeff Bell’s unorthodox Senate campaign.

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

Eisenhower Memorial

Sins of Commission

Aug 18, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 46

The new, denuded shrine

Archivally Correct

Another Washington institution diminished.

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


The Common Core Commotion

Haven’t we seen this movie before?

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

The 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field (April 23, 2014)

George Will at Bat

Wrigley Field and the national pastime.

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

‘Evening at Kuerners’ (1970)

Terror in the Abstract

How Andrew Wyeth saw the world, and himself.

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


Who Profits?

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

The rejected Eisenhower Memorial design

Who Spikes Ike?

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

David Clark

Wrong Again

The economists’ confession.

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

‘Two smiling mature women sitting outside  on patio having appetizers’

Brave New Stereotypes

Behold the Lean In Collection

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

Buster the dog.

Buster Qua Buster

Andrew Ferguson ponders Buster

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

Henry Payne

Washington’s Blockheads

The perpetual adulation of Herblock.

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

Cowperthwaite in 1967

No Statistics, No Mischief

A modest proposal for the new Fed chairman.

Jan 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

The Huntington Library

Cynic’s Progress

The brave life and mysterious death of Ambrose Bierce.

Dec 30, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 16

Promethean neopelagians, beware.

Speed Reading the Pope

50,000 words, boiled down—way down.

Dec 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 15


What Happened in Laramie

Everything you know about Matthew Shepard is wrong

Nov 18, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 10


Washington Builds a Bugaboo

How does Senator Ted Cruz tick off liberals? Let us count the ways.

Sep 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 03

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Andrew Ferguson is a senior editor at the Weekly Standard and is the author of Fools' Names, Fools' Faces (1996) and Land of Lincoln: Adventures in Abe's America (2007). Ferguson's most recent book, Crazy U: One Dad's Crash Course on Getting His Kid into College, was published in 2010 by Simon and Schuster.

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