Andrew Ferguson

Senior Editor
Not the way to remember him

Dole, Gehry, and Ike

Aug 17, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 46 • By ANDREW FERGUSON



Mayor Richard J. Daley overlooking a public-works project (1966)

Whose Kind of Town?

Understanding the Second City.

Dec 10, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 13

William Niskanen

Gorging the Beast

Tax cuts didn’t starve big government.

Nov 26, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 11

George Herbert Walker Obama

George Herbert Walker Obama

Andrew Ferguson, campaign veteran

Nov 5, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 08

Panicky progressives

Staggering Idiocy

Panicky progressives struggle for reasons to support Obama.

Oct 22, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 06

President Obama

The Obama Delusion, cont.

Michael Lewis swoons...over nothing.

Sep 24, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 02

Hope? Change?

The Obama Delusion, Explained

Making excuses for the president.

Sep 10, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 48

Super Mitt

Learning to Like Mitt

Andrew Ferguson, reluctant Romneyite

Sep 3, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 47

Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal’s Fan Club

What, exactly, did they admire about the man?

Aug 13, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 44

Mark Regnerus

Revenge of the Sociologists

The perils of politically incorrect academic research

Jul 30, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 43

Young Obama

Self-Made Man

Barack Obama’s autobiographical fictions

Jun 18, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 38

Photo of Steny Hoyer and Eric Cantor

Cronies ’R’ Us

May 28, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 35

Image of a phrenologist's skull

The New Phrenology

How liberal psychopundits understand the conservative brain.

May 21, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 34

Bloom holding the book

The Book That Drove Them Crazy

Allan Bloom’s ‘Closing of the American Mind’ 25 years later.

Apr 9, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 29

Photo of a newborn baby sleeping

Declaring War on Newborns

The disgrace of medical ethics.

Mar 19, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 26

Image of proposed design for Eisenhower memorial

Re-Gendered Ike

Mar 12, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 25

Cartoon of a statue of Clinton being cleaned off

The Big Creep

An attempt to rehabilitate Bill Clinton is in full bloom. Unsurprisingly, the would-be hagiographers leave a lot out.

Feb 27, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 23

Cartoon of Obama handing B.S. diploma to college graduate saddled with loans

The Great Tuition Pander

Obama versus the bursars.

Feb 6, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 20

Photo of Michelle and Barack Obama

Upstairs at the White House

Who knows what the first marriage is really like?

Jan 30, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 19

Photo of Rick Santorum

AWW Shucks

The siren song of Washington, D.C.

Jan 23, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 18

Photo of Leonard Bernstein conducting a ‘Young People’s Concert’ in 1958

Dwight’s Dream

The demise of middlebrow America.

Dec 26, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 15


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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