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"Thank You, Professor Sowell"

Thomas Sowell announced last week that he will no longer write his weekly columns. It's a serious loss--A Conflict of Visions is one of the ten best books on any subject I've ever read--but at age 86 it's quite understandable. Michelle Malkin writes goodbye:

Asked once how he would like to be remembered, Sowell responded: “Oh, heavens, I’m not sure I want to be particularly remembered. I would like the ideas that I’ve put out there to be remembered.” Mission accomplished. Though it has been decades since he taught in a formal classroom, his students are legion.

See also "14 Amazing Thomas Sowell Quotes in Honor of His Last Column".