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Andrew Ferguson

Senior Editor
Lincoln circa 1860

Saving President Lincoln

The scholarly achievement of Harry Jaffa.

Jan 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19 • By ANDREW FERGUSON

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Huntsman Picture

The Rethinking Man’s Candidate

Meet Jon Huntsman

Jul 18, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 41

Frog Prince

Based on Balls

Andrew Ferguson on what statistics don't show

Jun 20, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 38

Born to Run

Weekend Reading Assignments: Superhuman Runners, Vexing Virtues and the Civil War

Book recommendations from the staff of THE WEEKLY STANDARD.

2:30 PM, May 28, 2011

David Mamet and Family

Converting Mamet

A playwright’s progress

May 23, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 34

The Quotas Everyone Ignores

The Quotas Everyone Ignores

Why universities are quietly favoring white males once again.

Mar 28, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 27

The Stockman Temptation

The Stockman Temptation

Defense is different.

Feb 21, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 22

Understanding Reagan

Understanding Reagan

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

Feb 7, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 20

The Boy  from Yazoo City

The Boy from Yazoo City

Haley Barbour, Mississippi’s favorite son.

Dec 27, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 15

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?

Nov 1, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 07

The Roots of Lunacy

The Roots of Lunacy

How not to understand Obama

Oct 25, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 06

The Privileged Public Sector

The Privileged Public Sector

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

Sep 20, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 01

The Happy Curmudgeon

The Happy Curmudgeon

James J. Kilpatrick, 1920-2010.

Aug 30, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 47

Are Americans Closet Statists?

Are Americans Closet Statists?

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

Aug 9, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 44

Fox’s Nightowl

Fox’s Nightowl

Greg Gutfeld, subversive.

Aug 2, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 43

War of Words

War of Words

Andrew Ferguson has issues.

Jul 26, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 42

Obama’s Crusade Against Profits

Obama’s Crusade Against Profits

Coming soon to a college near you.

Jul 5, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 40

Ride Along with Mitch

Ride Along with Mitch

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

Jun 14, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 37

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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