FRIENDS UP NORTH: Canadian journalist Jay Currie e-mailed me about his site Canadian Friends of America, whose raison de’tre appears to be to apologize for anti-American Canadians.

Honestly, like most Americans, I tend to look at the North American continent above the Rio Grande as one big, happy place. As with the Brits and Aussies, I’ve always viewed any differences between the countries as as inter-family squabbles. Come to think of it, that kind of attitude is probably what irritates the Canadians. Oh, well…

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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.