Beltway Traffic Jam

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James Joyner
About James Joyner
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.


  1. FBI’s Sham Candidate Crawled in West Virginia

    Undercover vote buying scam in WV.

  2. Lies, Lies and War Lies

    Politics is politics, ratings are ratings, but lies are lies. While some Democrats may twist the truth to win the upcoming elections, the media has a solemn obligation to report the facts. (D. MacKinnon)

  3. Show Us Your Papers

    The quintessential image of totalitarian societies is that of the police officer with the ability to stop any citizen on a street corner, at any time, for any reason, and demand to see “their papers.” In the Soviet Union, that mean showing the passpo…

  4. Don Surber says:

    Santa: Move Your Fat Butt

    This week kicked off the annual “25 Days of Christmas” marathon on ABC Family where just about every kiddie TV special about Santa is shown. I wrote a column last year about why Rudolph and the Grinch exemplify the American Christmas.
    The Rankin-Bas…

  5. All-Nighters and Blogging Don’t Mix

    It’s another braindead day after for me. A 7pm to 7am shift at work, followed by an hour long drive home, has left me unable to function coherently. While I catch up on a few zzz’s, why not give yourself a Friday plug with some free advertising here?…

  6. marmot says:

    Just curious, does anyone ever log any traffic referred by the OTB Traffic Jam?? I have hooked up on several occacions, but never get any OTB-referred traffic–Maybe my post titles aren’t sexy enough!

  7. McGehee says:

    I can vouch that being mentioned in the body of a BTJ post could boost traffic — back when there was such a thing as being mentioned in the body of a BTJ post…

  8. From A Paperclip And Beyond Link Fest

    Kyle started with a paperclip and is trading up to his dream of acquiring a home. So far he is up to a snowmobile. Not a bad return since July. Getting a job might help him to reach his goal. But maybe that is asking too much……One Red Paper Clip i…

  9. I scooped the MSM!

    So where is the rest of the local MSM? The Miami Herald, The Palm Beach Post, The Sun-Sentinel, all are silent. I’ve spoken to Kathleen Chapman at the Post. Two days after I left a message. They may be slowly getting caught on to the story.

  10. MacStansbury says:

    truly? what you’re hoping for is one person reading your stuff. that one person then becomes a loyal reader. that loyal reader becomes one of your blog friends.


    you’re selling yourself. and if you’re good, and entertaining, the people will come back.

  11. Wanted terrorists returning to Gaza through Rafah……..DUH!

    Interestingly enough… it was the United States which bloody wanted Israel to open up the Gaza-Egyptian border and send the IDF away from patrolling it…. and Holy Toledo, what do you know, but Terrorists are criss-crossing the border…. NO WAY!

  12. St Francis Xavier

  13. Les Jones says:

    New Blog: “Find Johnia Berry’s Killer”

    Over the past year I’ve been posting about Johnia Berry, the 21 year old UT student who was killed in her Cedar Bluff apartment. Last month I read Ellen Mallarnee’s article in Metro Pulse and it moved me to contact her family to offer my help. Since …