- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at email@example.com.
For commendable brevity in neatly fusing two academic fads, Prof. Khalili wins the Best Defense award for best fusion cooking dish of the month.
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