Out on a Limb

Daily Best of the Web   —   Posted on March 19, 2015

Out on a Limb

The following is an excerpt from OpinionJournal’s “Best of the Web” at WSJ written by the editor, James Taranto.

Out on a Limb
“Secret Service Chief Says That Change Takes Time”—headline, Boston Globe, March 18

Question and Answer—IV

  • “Should Philosophers Be Loners?”—headline, New York Times website, March 16, 2015
  • “Philosophers Hold Meeting”—headline, Beaver County (Pa.) Times, Feb. 14, 1985

News of the Tautological

  • “Trenton Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Officers See Him Holding Drugs”—headline, Times of Trenton (N.J.), March 17
  • “Death Penalty Opponents Urge Veto of Utah Firing Squad Bill”—headline, KSL-TV website (Salt Lake City), March 17

News You Can Use
“Serbians Told: Don’t Throw Your Hand Grenades Into the Garbage”—headline, Reuters, March 17

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