Ed Driscoll

Take No Prisoners

In 2002, Charles Krauthammer famously wrote, “To understand the workings of American politics, you have to understand this fundamental law: Conservatives think liberals are stupid. Liberals think conservatives are evil.” You’ll find no better follow up to the second half of Krauthammer’s dictum than to read Harry Stein’s review in City Journal of Bob Shrum’s new autobiography:

No Excuses, the memoir by veteran Democratic operative Bob Shrum, is one of the best books about politics ever written