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Going for the Gold

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Sep 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47 • By ANDREW FERGUSON

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Defense is different.

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Understanding Reagan

Understanding Reagan

The literature grows, but he remains as elusive as ever.

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The Boy  from Yazoo City

The Boy from Yazoo City

Haley Barbour, Mississippi’s favorite son.

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What’s So Great About America

What’s So Great About America

Nov 15, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 09

The President’s Hoosier Friend

The President’s Hoosier Friend

Can Baron Hill get reelected by embracing Obamacare?

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The Roots of Lunacy

The Roots of Lunacy

How not to understand Obama

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The Privileged Public Sector

The Privileged Public Sector

Mommas, don’t let your babies grow up to be ­anything but civil servants.

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The Happy Curmudgeon

The Happy Curmudgeon

James J. Kilpatrick, 1920-2010.

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Are Americans Closet Statists?

Are Americans Closet Statists?

Despite what liberal pollsters say, we don’t secretly worship big government.

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Fox’s Nightowl

Fox’s Nightowl

Greg Gutfeld, subversive.

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War of Words

War of Words

Andrew Ferguson has issues.

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Obama’s Crusade Against Profits

Obama’s Crusade Against Profits

Coming soon to a college near you.

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Ride Along with Mitch

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Can the astonishing popularity of Indiana’s penny-pinching governor carry him to the White House in 2012?

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Advice to Graduates

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Sleep through the commencement speech.

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Nudge Nudge, Wink Wink

Nudge Nudge, Wink Wink

Behavioral economics—the governing theory of Obama’s nanny state.

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Evan Bayh,  Tough Chooser

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Another senator who’s too good for Washington.

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Driving While Distracted

Driving While Distracted

Ray LaHood, government guy, targets our ­cell phones.

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How the Game Is Played

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Political insiders reveal their reptilian character in a new bestseller.

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Lamb’s Slaughter

Thank you, C-SPAN.

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Essential Platitudes

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BIOGRAPHY

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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