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The Clintons

Watching Hillary Clinton on one of those “C-SPAN follows you around all day and tapes your boring conversations with awed strangers” shows, it struck me that her personal style is just about the opposite of her husband’s.

Hillary Clinton is in almost no respect a natural politician, but she is incredibly, almost totally, disciplined. Bill Clinton, meanwhile, was the very epitome of the natural politician, but was completely (and at times disastrously) undisciplined.

Yuval Levin — Yuval Levin is the editor of National Affairs and a fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

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