North Korea won’t quit lobbing missiles. Associate Editor Ethan Epstein joins host Eric Felten to talk about what the response should be to the Kim regime’s ballistic provocations.

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On this week’s episode, the Substandard reviews Logan Lucky and ranks the Soderbergh oeuvre. Sonny does Internet research, Mike goes mulching, Vic asks: What’s mulch? Plus: Sonny makes Old Fashioneds (and his own simple syrup) and Gene Shalit returns! All on this week’s “Dick York-Dick Sargent” episode of the Substandard!

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On this week’s episode, the Substandard discusses The Dark Tower, the best and worst Stephen King film adaptations—i.e., rankings!—and this summer’s box office doldrums. Sonny reveals himself as a Stephen King scholar. JVL thinks Tolstoy > Stephen King (he must be joking). Vic hated the deli slicer scene in Children of the Corn. Plus a trip to IKEA, a schnitzel recipe, and more horology—all on this week’s Substandard!

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Michael Warren discusses with Eric Felten the remarks the president made today about Charlottesville, and why those remarks should have been made Saturday.

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In this latest episode, the Substandard discusses Atomic Blonde, the trailer for Death Wish, and the decline of 3-D. Jonathan offers a ranking that’s simply titillating, Sonny trolls for free booze (we love you Old Forester!), and Vic discovers cosplay for … Jurassic Park? Plus science fiction novels, a restaurant obit, and the return of Gene Shalit, all on this week’s Substandard!

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Today on the Daily Standard podcast, senior writer Michael Warren talks with host Eric Felten about President Trump’s heated rhetoric toward North Korea.

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Is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on board with Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s new effort to plug leaks in official Washington? Reporter Jenna Lifts talks with host Eric Felten about the wide ranging crackdown on leaks.

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Fred Barnes talks about how every day is Groundhog Day at the White House. Then John Podhoretz and Jonathan Last debate Dunkirk.​

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Filling in for Bill Kristol, Michael Warren talks about the Senate’s epic failure to repeal Obamacare, and the epic chaos being spread by the president’s new communication director, Anthony Scaramucci.

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On this week’s episode, the Substandard reviews Dunkirk and ranks the Christopher Nolan oeuvre. Sonny hates the beach, JVL hates Tesla even more, and Vic discovers Game of Thrones. Plus Justice League woes and Gene Shalit goes to the IMAX, all on this week’s Substandard!

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Today on the Daily Standard podcast, deputy online editor Chris Deaton talks with host Eric Felten about the Obamacare repeal debate going on in the Senate Wednesday.

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