There were glimmers of hope that they’d be saved, but no longer.

The Weekly Standard is reportedly officially being shut down.

This is really a shame.

While Bill Kristol has gone off the rails over the past couple of years, the Weekly Standard has also been home to some fantastic and talented writers. Let’s hope they land on their feet.

Amen.

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Update:

Yikes. This is pretty messed up:

Wow.