Andrew Ferguson is a senior editor at the Weekly Standard and is the author of Fools’ Names, Fools’ Faces (1996) and Land of Lincoln: Adventures in Abe’s America (2007). Ferguson’s most recent book, Crazy U: One Dad’s Crash Course on Getting His Kid into College, was published in 2010 by Simon and Schuster.
This week on the Confab, senior writer Michael Warren tells why the Trump administration is sticking with the Iran nuclear deal—for now. Reporter Alice Lloyd reports on an Education Department summit about how colleges should treat accusations of student sexual assault. And senior editor Andrew Ferguson comes by to talk about the lost journalism of the great writer Ring Lardner.More