ELITE?

ELITE? WaPo/Reuters reports US Marines had defeated the Nida Divison of the elite Republican Guard. At some point, the press will need to stop referring to these guys as “elite.”

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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.