During a press conference with Mitch McConnell Trump blamed his generals for giving him the information about President Obama.
There's such a fog of war surrounding our invasion and occupation of Iraq that we're still trying to rationalize 4,000+ military deaths. And that doesn't speak well to our involvement in Afghanistan.
(h/t Scarce) It's hard to wrap my head around how this story fits in with the swirling rhetoric of 'supporting the troops' and 'brave heroes who got the world's worst terrorist' and the steadfast refusal to consider defense cuts lest we cause
The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places. --Ernest Hemingway We have become increasingly removed from the
As Rachel Maddow astutely pointed out this morning in reaction, can you imagine the outrage if a Democratic candidate who had no military experience had opted to use a battleship as the backdrop for a vice presidential announcement? Romney,
It's easy to love the troops when you don't have to be the troops--Col. Jack Jacobs (ret.) Chris Hayes is still quite visibly moved by the uproar caused by his Memorial Day show, when he expressed discomfort with the ubiquitous use of the
We talk about the trillions of dollars added to the deficit because of our occupations in Iraq and Afghanistan...but how can you monetize this very real and very painful cost? For the second year in a row, more American soldiers—both enlisted
(h/t Russ, S&R) I love love love Google Earth. I can easily spend hours swooping all over the globe, looking at satellite pictures of the homes of f
VetVoice: The ad features Peter Granato, Iraq War Veteran. In the ad, Granato fires shots from an AK-47 through the kind of flak jacket troops were
Over at Blackfive, Uncle Jimbo is hyping Sarah Palin's position as Commander in Chief of the Alaskan National Guard to give her pretensions of nation
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