Using one man’s death to trash another dead man, using just one added word: “actual.” You have to give Frum credit for formulating his assholishness so elegantly in less than 140 characters. An amateur would’ve put it in all caps — “An ACTUAL giant of conservative thought” — but Frum’s a pro at this. Years of practice.
Which just backs up what Kaus said.
P.S. And now, here’s something from decent people:
(Hat tip: Ace of Spades)