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UConn guard Ryan Boatright, right, and Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison

They Got Game

Fred Barnes, March mad.

BY FRED BARNES

April 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 30

Background Music

The Elevator Blues

Philip Terzian, Muzak Man.

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

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

Aunt Eileen with Ugandan Friends, Circa 2005

The Saint of the Family

David Skinner in the eye of the beholder

BY DAVID SKINNER

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

the weekly standard

The Tale and the Teller

Claudia Anderson, born with a blue pencil in her hand

BY CLAUDIA ANDERSON

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

Gary Locke

My App-Lyfting Story

Matt Labash gets a Lyft

BY MATT LABASH

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Courtesy Ronald Reagan Library

Learning to Love Reagan

Jonathan V. Last gets to know and love Reagan

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

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

Jori Bolton

Just the Facts, Ma’am

Joseph Bottum logs the facts of life.

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

michael sloan

They Laughed

Philip Terzian, jazz pianist

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

February 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 23

David Clark

Hold the Gluten

Joseph Epstein, gluten-free.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

February 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 22

Buster the dog.

Buster Qua Buster

Andrew Ferguson ponders Buster

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

February 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 21

sue anne tay

Alexandros Petersen, 1984-2014

Kelly Jane Torrance on The Most Interesting Man in D.C.

BY KELLY JANE TORRANCE

February 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 20

Tom Labaff

We Were Smokers Once, and Young

Jonathan V. Last, non-toker

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

January 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

Florida State’s Kelvin Benjamin makes the championship-winning catch against Aub

Stars Fell on Auburn

Fred Barnes sees Auburn through Rose-colored glasses

BY FRED BARNES

January 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18

Anton Emdin

Bag Man

Christopher Caldwell, (fleeting) consumer advocate

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

January 13, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 17

big stock photo

Omnivorous Christmas

Joseph Bottum embraces Christmas clamor

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 30 - January 6, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 16

Dave Clegg

A Condition in Need of a Label

Joseph Epstein coins a condition

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

December 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 15

Michael Sloan

It’s How You Play the Game

David Skinner, cheering section.

BY DAVID SKINNER

December 16, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 14

jori bolton

A Man’s Word

Irwin M. Stelzer pines for Wally’s world

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

December 9, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 13

david gothard

Now, Where Was I?

Philip Terzian remembers November 1963

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

December 2, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 12

jori bolton

Blockbuster, 1985-2013

Matt Labash appraises a Blockbuster ending.

BY MATT LABASH

November 25, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 11

darren gygi

The Business of Europe .  .  .

Victorino Matus, Sabbath shopper

BY VICTORINO MATUS

November 18, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 10

david clark

While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Michael Warren, lapsed guitarist

BY MICHAEL WARREN

November 11, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 09

Hans Riegel, October 2009

Gimme Mein Gummi

Joseph Bottum, Der Gummibärchenkenner

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

November 4, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 08

Darren Gygi

Nostalgia Organized

Joseph Epstein, reunion dropout.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

October 21 - October 28, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 07

Telemarketer

The Other End of the Line

Ethan Epstein, cold caller.

BY ETHAN EPSTEIN

October 14, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 06

Washington Post / D.C. Public Library

Beltway as Metaphor

Philip Terzian's nostalgic ride around the Beltway

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

October 7, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 05

Man on a boat

The Forgotten Woman

David Skinner’s Queens blues

BY DAVID SKINNER

September 30, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 04

Michael Sloan

Dog’s Breakfast

Christopher Caldwell waits for insight at breakfast

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

September 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 03

david clark

Waylaid in Malta

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

September 16, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 02

weekly standard photo illustration

Live Free or .  .  . Ouch!

P.J. O'Rourke referees a political dogfight.

BY P.J. O'ROURKE

September 9, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 01

David Clark

Toting a Dumb Phone

Joseph Epstein on the wisdom of the dumb phone.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

September 2, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 48

David gothard

I Read, Therefore I am

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

August 26, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 47

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