This just in: Jeffrey Goldberg, editor of The Atlantic, just fired Kevin Williamson, the Javert wanna-be of America’s Pro-Life movement.
The controversy raging in American intellectual circles: should Jeffrey Goldberg have fired Kevin Williamson?
The controversy not raging in American intellectual circles: should The Atlantic be edited by Jeffrey Goldberg?
But don’t worry: Goldberg promises to do a better job vetting the people who write for him. Because The Atlantic has a reputation to uphold.
What a country.