As is Christopher Hitchens’ assessment

As is Christopher Hitchens’ assessment of the French. It’s simultaneously biting, clever, and filled with more than a couple of historical references that, I must confess, elude me. Apparently, unlike a certain 42nd President, he actually went to those classes at Oxford.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.