- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are you all’s thoughts on Third Fallujah? If you have been reading this blog for the last few years, you will know I am not surprised, and looking at the NSA cameras (that little circle at the top of your laptop) you don’t seem too shocked either. But then, no one ever went broke being pessimistic about Iraq.
I am hearing differing accounts of exactly who is being attacked, and by whom. David Ignatius is selling scorecards today. What was that they used to shout at Fenway? Something like, "Scorecards! You can’t tell the players without the card!" Apparently, the Iranians are on first and second, and their old Badr Corps buddies are driving the team bus.
Daniel W. Drezner is professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a senior editor at The National Interest. Prior to Fletcher, he taught at the University of Chicago and the University of Colorado at Boulder. Drezner has received fellowships from the German Marshall Fund of the United States, the Council on Foreign Relations, and Harvard University. He has previously held positions with Civic Education Project, the RAND Corporation, and the Treasury Department.| Daniel W. Drezner |