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Canadian defense analyst: Time to build a wall to keep out the American barbarians

J.L. Granatstein of the Canadian Defence and Foreign Affairs Institute writes in the Ottawa Citizen that the purpose of the wall is, "Not to keep our ‘terrorists’ out of the Republic, but instead to keep the Americans and their dysfunctional governmental ideas, their wild-eyed politicians, their preachers, and their rabid Fox commentators out of Canada."

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J.L. Granatstein of the Canadian Defence and Foreign Affairs Institute writes in the Ottawa Citizen that the purpose of the wall is, "Not to keep our 'terrorists' out of the Republic, but instead to keep the Americans and their dysfunctional governmental ideas, their wild-eyed politicians, their preachers, and their rabid Fox commentators out of Canada."

J.L. Granatstein of the Canadian Defence and Foreign Affairs Institute writes in the Ottawa Citizen that the purpose of the wall is, "Not to keep our ‘terrorists’ out of the Republic, but instead to keep the Americans and their dysfunctional governmental ideas, their wild-eyed politicians, their preachers, and their rabid Fox commentators out of Canada."

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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