PJ Media

Norman Mailer, A Dissenting View

Novelist Norman Mailer died Saturday at age 84. The hagiographies are already appearing. PajamasXpress blogger Roger Kimball, however, offers a cautionary view: “Mailer epitomized a certain species of macho, adolescent radicalism that helped to inure the wider public to displays of violence, anti-American tirades, and sexual braggadocio.”