Ethan Epstein

Associate Editor
Donald Trump

Donald Trump, Sam’s Club Republican

3:01 PM, Sep 30, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN


Tom Petty

On Campaign Songs, Don't Be Petty

12:04 PM, May 27, 2015

Goulds Book Arcade BookStack

Columbia Students Feel ‘Triggered’ By Ovid

An argument in their (partial) defense.

11:22 AM, May 14, 2015

Carly Fiorina

What Do Sarah Palin and Carly Fiorina Have In Common?

Very, very little.

10:03 AM, May 4, 2015

North Korean Diplomats Interrupt Refugees at the United Nations

Pyongyang-style diplomacy in action.

12:54 PM, Apr 30, 2015

Kim Jong Eun

Report: Kim Jong-un Executes Fifteen Top North Korean Officials

Here's why that's even worse than it looks.

10:02 AM, Apr 30, 2015

Salman Rushdie.

The PEN Center Is Mightier . . .

. . . than Teju Cole, Peter Carey, and four other writers.

10:29 AM, Apr 27, 2015


A Bad Day For Abe

Congress should reschedule the Japanese leader's address.

10:04 AM, Apr 21, 2015


Obama Mangles Emerson

His copy of Bartlett's Familiar Quotations must be missing a page.

8:48 AM, Apr 14, 2015


Marijuana Plants Soak Up Billions of Gallons of Water in California

High times are dry times.

7:01 AM, Apr 9, 2015

Patton Oswalt

Patton's Progress

4:32 PM, Apr 2, 2015


O'Keefe Misses the Mark

Do university administrators really support ISIS?

9:29 AM, Mar 31, 2015


This Bud's For Brooklyn

A blow against Budweiser Derangement Syndrome.

8:22 AM, Mar 19, 2015

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First, Clintons, Do No Harm

12:40 PM, Mar 12, 2015


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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