Jonathan V. Last

Senior Writer
Donald Trump


1:04 PM, Jul 29, 2015 • By JONATHAN V. LAST



CDC director Thomas Frieden and colleagues

Six Reasons to Panic

Oct 27, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 07

Jori Bolton

Comic Relief

Jonathan V. Last, comic custodian

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


The Era of Big Twitter Is Over

11:42 AM, Sep 17, 2014

Jori Bolton

Game of Yawns

Jonathan V. Last abdicates the Throne

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

...where plaintiffs prosper

Trolling for Dollars

At times, our intellectual property laws produce results that are patently absurd

Jul 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 41

Clinton, Hillary

Is Hillary Clinton Imploding?

1:35 PM, Jun 18, 2014

Why Technology Has Doomed Us

2:01 PM, Jun 6, 2014


In Defense of Prince Hans

The villain of Frozen is really an innocent bystander.

8:35 AM, May 14, 2014

Jori Bolton

Uncommon Grounds

Jonathan V. Last, Java man

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

The Business of 'The Future'

1:34 PM, Apr 16, 2014

Dave Clegg

HOT & Bothered

High-Occupancy Toll lanes: another nightmare from the suburbs-hating traffic planners

Apr 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

clinton hillary

Hillary's Putin Problem

1:35 PM, Mar 20, 2014

Bitcoin Is Dead

11:35 AM, Mar 5, 2014

Courtesy Ronald Reagan Library

Learning to Love Reagan

Jonathan V. Last gets to know and love Reagan

Mar 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25

Harold Ramis, 1944-2014

Harold Ramis, 1944-2014

2:31 PM, Feb 26, 2014

Tom Labaff

We Were Smokers Once, and Young

Jonathan V. Last, non-toker

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


Jonathan V. Last is a senior writer at The Weekly Standard. His writings have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the New York Post, the Claremont Review of Books, First Things, the Week, Salon, Slate, TV Guide, and elsewhere.

The Weekly Standard Archives

Browse 19 Years of the Weekly Standard

Old covers

Recent Blog Posts