It was a pretty lame year.
But it’s behind us now, and there’s always next year.
I hope y’all have a great one.
Weapons system acquisitions are fraught with danger generally, both from a programmatic perspective and professionally. I successfully dodged Pentagon duty for three decades, but when I was growing up, I often heard from grizzled veterans wearing Navy blue “inside the building,” that the Air Force had a tendency to beat the pants off the [...]
Eight CIA agents were killed yesterday at a Forward Operating Base in Khowst:
A bomber slipped into a U.S. base in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday and detonated a suicide vest, killing eight CIA officers in one of the deadliest days in the agency’s history, current and former U.S. officials said.
The attack took place [...]
In response to the attempted Christmas Day attack, the White House is conducting a furious investigation, according to a source at the American Spectator:
On December 26, two days after Nigerian Omar Abdulmutallab allegedly attempted to use underwear packed with plastic explosives to blow up the Amsterdam-to-Detroit flight he was on, and as it [...]
The president has been perhaps unfairly criticized in various quarters for his deliberate response to the latest domestic terror attempt. That said, it seems an odd defense for Democrats feeling wrong-footed by that criticism to defend Hope ‘n Change with, well: That’s the way Bush did it.
It was six days before President George [...]