Blogger Birthdays

Belated happy birthday to La Shawn Barber, who turned 40 yesterday. I’m old enough to remember when I thought that was old but still young enough not to think of 40-year-olds as “kids.”

Happy birthday to Ezra Klein, who is much younger than either of us.

James Joyner
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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.


  1. La Shawn says:

    Thanks, James! 😀