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Blogwatch: Three smart guys on the law, war and national security issues

Here’s a promising new blog on “lawfare” by three smart guys. All you LOAC freaks will love it, but the rest of you need to pay attention, even if it does get boring sometimes. (“The R-O-E/ Helps you and me.”) I think these guys need a new graphics/photo editor, though — I’ve seen livelier graphic ...

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Here's a promising new blog on "lawfare" by three smart guys. All you LOAC freaks will love it, but the rest of you need to pay attention, even if it does get boring sometimes. ("The R-O-E/ Helps you and me.") I think these guys need a new graphics/photo editor, though -- I've seen livelier graphic presentation in constitutional law textbooks.

At any rate: Wittes, Goldsmith & Chesney -- don't go to war without them.

Here’s a promising new blog on “lawfare” by three smart guys. All you LOAC freaks will love it, but the rest of you need to pay attention, even if it does get boring sometimes. (“The R-O-E/ Helps you and me.”) I think these guys need a new graphics/photo editor, though — I’ve seen livelier graphic presentation in constitutional law textbooks.

At any rate: Wittes, Goldsmith & Chesney — don’t go to war without them.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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