I debated between framing this article as a sort of "open letter to Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich" or else just a regular piece written to those who happen to be reading it. I have opted for the latter, but I sure wouldn't mind...

I would be very surprised if National Review had a bigger supporter than I, but that is not the subject of this piece. I confess to having been disappointed in a recent piece from their very capable and gifted writer, Kevin Williamson. Essentially,...