We have such precious little time on this Earth. And yet: You, a lucky Atlantic reader who might just so happen in Dresden on the night of Sept. 22, could sip a lager with David Frum. Imagine the intellectual depths you might plumb: Ilhan Omar, bigot? Or perhaps: immigrants, existential threat to America? Act fast!
President Trump tweeted that the suspect in last night’s standoff with police in Philadelphia “looked like he was having a good time after his capture.” He also advocated for a “long sentence” for the man and used the phrase “must get much tougher on street crime.” Everything old is new again.