It’s a Whole New Year

To all our readers and their families—and beyond—we send best wishes for a happy, safe, and more prosperous new year. For everyone we wish full (or at least livelihood-sustaining) employment. 2009 will not be easy, we know, but embedded within the new year’s...

George W. Bush Takes the Long View

“I don’t spend a lot of time really worrying about short-term history. I guess I don’t worry about long-term history, either, since I’m not going to be around to read it [laughs].” —George W. Bush, “I Did Not Compromise My Principles,” interview with ABC’s Charles...