Ethan Epstein

Associate Editor
Wendy Sherman

Wendy Sherman vs. South Korea

A top U.S. diplomat needlessly insults an ally.

1:37 PM, Mar 4, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN



Portland, C'est Moi

1:10 PM, Aug 9, 2013

Janet Yellen

Did Janet Yellen Predict the Recession?

No, no, and no.

12:31 PM, Jul 31, 2013


Thank You for Not Vaping

The irrational hostility to e-cigarettes.

Aug 5, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 44

jeff cogen

Portland’s Weiner: A Sex Scandal Grows in Oregon (Updated)

Details of county chief’s sordid affair with subordinate emerge.

10:08 AM, Jul 25, 2013

Korean Cover-Up

Did South Korea’s former president destroy a damning document?

1:47 PM, Jul 23, 2013

Books upon books

Misreading Millennials

7:23 AM, Jun 28, 2013

Veronica Capobianco, left, trick-or-treating in October 2011

The Capobiancos' Indian Summer

The Supreme Court rules on the 'Baby Veronica' case.

3:53 PM, Jun 25, 2013

Obama in Germany

Monoglot Obama

3:38 PM, Jun 19, 2013

Defective Nomenclature

Are escaped North Korean children really “defectors”?

9:12 AM, Jun 4, 2013

Hello, I'm Banana

Call Me Ethan

Ethan Epstein, pronounced stiiiine

May 13, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 33

Instagram, North Korea

Dateline Pyongyang

The AP's problematic North Korea bureau

Apr 22, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 30

Richardson Bill

The Amazing Bill Richardson!

The former New Mexico governor reads North Korean minds.

10:32 AM, Mar 11, 2013

The Wrath of Reaz Qadir Khan

A Portland, Oregon, city employee is charged with financing terrorism.

10:39 AM, Mar 7, 2013

The micro-hip: We’ll keep the children under the sink.

Living Small

The micro-apartment craze.

Mar 11, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 25

Masaharu Fukuyama as Detective Galileo in 'Suspect X' (2008)

Tokyo Mysteries

Why Japan's most popular novelist is so popular.

Feb 18, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 22

Representative Earl Blumenauer

And Miles to Go Before We’re Taxed

The green plan to have Uncle Sam watch your odometer.

Jan 21, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 18

Richardson Bill

Bill and Eric’s Not-So-Excellent Adventure

Why are Bill Richardson and Eric Schmidt visiting North Korea?

10:31 AM, Jan 7, 2013


Ethan Epstein is an associate editor at The Weekly Standard. He's also written for the Wall Street Journal, National Journal, SlateCity Journal, and other publications. He holds a BA in history from Reed College.

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