You pretty much nailed it. Too early to say for now. As long as he's not a "yes man" for Hicks, I think it's a good move.
Yes doctor, I am sick.
Sick of those who are spineless.
Sick of those who feel self-entitled.
Sick of those who are hypocrites.
Yes doctor, an army is forming.
Yes doctor, there will be a war.
Yes doctor, there will be blood.....