It seems like only yesterday …

But it’s been 12 years since the brilliant Glenn Reynolds published his first post at

He was a true social media pioneer:

Since then, he’s paved the way for countless conservative bloggers:

And he’s inspired us with his hard work, his dedication, and — of course — his wit.

We’re grateful for him every day. Happy blogiversary, Instapundit!

Here’s to many more years!

Editor’s note: Be sure to check out Reynolds’ excellent book, “An Army of Davids”!



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  • The Penguin

    The Right “unleashed”. Thanks bro. Is it any wonder why they’re called the left and we the “RIGHT?” A little self appreciation is okay now and then. Sshhh….

  • Benjamin Dover

    While the actions available to states using democratic processes are restricted compared to those subjected to totalitarian regimes, the benefits of democratic methods are revealed over the long term.

  • Im_Done

    My first and last stop of the day for more than a decade.

    Thanks Glenn.

  • richard40

    Instapundit and Glenn Reynolds have been my primary source of news for several years now. Thanks for giving us the best news source in the world.