Don’t pass the torch… Remarking on the surprising and stunning success of Greece in hosting the Olympics, The New York Times editorial page suggests we consider keeping the Games permanently in Greece, instead of moving them to a different country every four years. Excellent idea!

Paul Glastris

Paul Glastris is the editor in chief of the Washington Monthly. A former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton, he is writing a book on America’s involvement in the Greek War of Independence.