I’ve plunked down a couple dollars and upgraded to Blog*Spot Plus, which gets rid of the banner ad and gives me more server space and bandwidth. I’m hoping it’ll help the site load a bit more quickly, plus I’m using enough photos that I don’t want to suck up bandwidth from other sites. I’m still a little dubious about staying on Blog*Spot for the long term–most of the big name bloggers have gone elsewhere, presumably for a reason–but am going to stick with it for now. If it’s good enough for Volohk…

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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.