One of the fun things about being a columnist and radio talk show host has been the increasing interest by publishing companies in sending me new books for me to review or to interview the authors.
[Before going further, I'd like to suggest/request that all of you who read this visit http://smile.amazon.com/ and name the American Spectator Foundation as the charity which you'd like the proceeds of the Amazon Smile program to go do. Basically, you name a charity, you use smile.amazon.com as the link to buy anything you'd buy at Amazon.com, and 0.5% of all your purchases are donated to the charity. Nothing changes about your Amazon shopping experience except that you use the Smile link instead of the regular link. The links to the books below are the "Smile" links.]
Last year, I had the chance to meet with Paul Ryan, whose book I very much enjoyed.