TJ Hatter

is a recovering lawyer and perpetual foreign policy wonk. He serves as an columnist with a technocratic bent. He's a native New Yorker, honorary Southerner, and confirmed Anglophile. His work has been featured on,,, and He's an alumnus of The University of Tennessee College of Law, Downing College, Cambridge, The University of Edinburgh, and SUNY Oswego. He is available to be berated on Twitter at @TJ22Hatter.
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  • The Week 5 NFL Field Guide

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