The Comforts of Pessimism

Charles C.W. Cooke in NRO:

It is a rare and happy day on which I shed my well-worn Eeyore outfit and clothe myself instead in optimism and in buoyancy, but today is one of those days. Having recently read the self-audits that a handful of my

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