Bono Writing for Times’ Editorial Pages Next Year

bono102308 Bono Writing for Times Editorial Pages Next YearThat’s what Times op-ed editor Andy Rosenthal told a Columbia j-school class last night, Radaronline.com’s Ben Chapman reports.

The U2 frontman will write between "six and ten" columns next year, and he’s doing it … pro bono.

Other Rosenthal dish from last night:

  • He admires the work of The Atlantic‘s Megan McArdle and The National Review‘s Byron York
  • "Condoleezza Rice is a particularly bad op-ed writer."
  • Tom Wolfe writes too long