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Trolling for Dollars

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

Jul 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 41 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The protesters in Tampa

The Graying of the Proletariat

Boomer protest marches aren’t what they used to be.

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

How Are the Kids?

9:29 AM, Aug 29, 2012

Chris Christie at townhall

The Pride of New Jersey

2:00 AM, Aug 28, 2012

More Batman!

5:27 PM, Aug 6, 2012

Batman

A One-Man Department of Justice

Batman as the American hero

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

london olympics

Go for the Gold! (Pay the IRS.)

10:35 AM, Aug 1, 2012

The Pill Perplex, cont.

9:01 AM, Jul 17, 2012

Microtasking

The Up Side of Microtasking

11:16 AM, Jul 16, 2012

Adam and Eve After the Pill: Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution by Mary Ebersta

The Pill Perplex

‘Liberation’ and its consequences.

Jul 23, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 42

Microtasking

Capitalism’s Brave New World

We have seen the future, and it microtasks

Jul 16, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 41

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Bride of Stuxnet

Webcraft as spycraft.

Jun 11, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 37

A Gay Batman?

A Gay Batman?

4:06 PM, May 22, 2012

Mob on the Quad, cont.

1:03 PM, May 9, 2012

chronicle of higher education

Mob on the Quad

2:22 PM, May 8, 2012

Cartoon of a man in a wood shop

Shop Talk

Jonathan V. Last, closet carpenter

May 14, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 33

Court building

From Blessing to Curse

The evolution of ‘wrongful birth’ lawsuits.

Apr 30, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 31

Photo of Chinese people lining up to buy train tickets

Demography Is Destiny

The perils of population loss.

Apr 23, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 30

Barack Obama delivers inaugural address 1-20-09 090120-A-8725H-285

The One Is Never, Ever Wrong

8:44 AM, Mar 16, 2012

Mitt Romney

More Delegates on the Cheap!

12:54 PM, Mar 14, 2012

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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.

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