Paul Hoffman served four years on active duty as an Assault Amphibian Officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and continues to serve as a Civil Affairs officer in the reserve. He is an MPP candidate at the University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, and a member of the Truman National Security Project. He is interested in energy, stability, and security issues.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.