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Bill Kristol Criticized at Vanderbilt for Being Too Liberal

4:00 PM, Mar 23, 2011 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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On Monday, Bill Kristol met Huffington Post purveyor Arianna Huffington at Vanderbilt University in Nashville for a rip-roaring debate about media and the middle class. (You can watch video of the debate here. And debate moderator Ben Smith of Politico has his own write-up here.) 

Though Vanderbilt insiders tell THE WEEKLY STANDARD that the boss was well-received by most of the community, members of the school's Youth for Western Civilization chapter passed out flyers before the event to express their, ahem, displeasure with him. Here's an image of the flyer:

Quoth the boss, back here at TWS world headquarters: "Coming to a college campus and being attacked from the right was a nice change."

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