“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
James K. Glassman is an American libertarian conservative editorialist, journalist and author. He is well-known for co-writing the book Dow 36,000 in 1999, which predicted that the stock market was greatly undervalued and would keep rising. He is currently a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, editor in chief and executive publisher of The American, a columnist at Townhall.com, and a columnist for Scripps Howard News Service. As a syndicated columnist, Glassman's articles have appeared in newspapers around the world, including the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Forbes, The Atlantic Monthly, Reader's Digest, and The Times Literary Supplement . On December 11, 2007 Glassman was nominated by President George W. Bush to replace Karen Hughes as the Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy.