November 27, 2012

Goodbye to the Three Amigos

Jacob Heilbrunn, Jacob Heilbrunn


The New York Times is marking the passing of the three amigos, as they were apparently dubbed by the now-disgraced Gen. David Petraeus, with an elegiac article about their contributions to foreign policy debates. The piece suggests that the three comrades--Senators Joseph Lieberman, John McCain, and Lindsey Graham--represented a bipartisan era in foreign affairs that is passing away. With Lieberman's retirement, so we are told, an era is over.

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TAGGED: neoconservatism, Lindsey Graham, Joe Lieberman, John McCain


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