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Petraeus (and Prospect) get full marks

Things may have been relatively quiet here at First Drafts over the Christmas break, but elsewhere Prospect has continued to lead the news. Not only was there a maelstrom of gossip generated from the Paul McCartney interview, but we elbowed in on weightier matters too. Taking their cue from our Top Public Intellectuals of 2008, this weekend’s Sunday Times News Review led with a portrait of Prospect‘s man of the hour: General David Petraeus. The poll was…

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