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Joe Biden, as usual! “I would not refer to him as a dictator,” old Foot-in-Mouth said on Thursday night to Jim Lehrer. I think that particular comment long will be remembered in the Arab world. As an antidote, here is Abu Mook’s list of some people who actually know what they are talking about when ...

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Joe Biden, as usual! "I would not refer to him as a dictator," old Foot-in-Mouth said on Thursday night to Jim Lehrer. I think that particular comment long will be remembered in the Arab world.

As an antidote, here is Abu Mook's list of some people who actually know what they are talking about when they talk about Egypt.

Joe Biden, as usual! “I would not refer to him as a dictator,” old Foot-in-Mouth said on Thursday night to Jim Lehrer. I think that particular comment long will be remembered in the Arab world.

As an antidote, here is Abu Mook’s list of some people who actually know what they are talking about when they talk about Egypt.

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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