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October 18, 2014

How A President Should Behave [CBD]

This is independent of his politics, which may be awful beyond compare (Wilson, Johnson, Carter, Obama) or marvelous in the main* (Washington, Coolidge, Reagan), or a mixture (almost all of them).

But there must be a visceral, heartfelt connection to this country and what makes it great. And that connection seems best exposed by the way the president treats the armed forces......

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*Notice that Lincoln is missing. In an abundance of caution, I left him off the "great" list lest the Southerners among us become inflamed.

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