Conor Friedersdorf, complaining about the preposterously inflammatory book title American Taliban: How War, Sex, Sin, and Power Bind Jihadists and the Radical Right (Allah alone knows what’s in the book) blames marketing needs and fears that “publishing houses are going to start re-issuing classics from their catalog under new polemical titles.”
Please? Pretty please? Let’s see some comments. How would you retitle indisputable classics for today’s take-no-unlawful-enemy-combatants culture? The lines are open.