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February 07, 2013 03:30 PM

A few words of praise, Roger Simon edition

by Roger Kimball, from Roger's Rules

My friend Roger Simon, CEO of PJ Media, today announces his imminent retirement from that august position. Rogers’s announcement makes me realize to my astonishment that I, at his invitation, have been contributing to PJ (formerly “Pajamas”) media now for more than six years. Yikes! That has been the quickest 2300 or so days on [...]

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