Posts in category "armed forces"
“[Matt] Lauer’s handling of the NBC News ‘Commander-In-Chief Forum’ with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Wednesday night was widely panned by journalists and pundits. The ‘Today’ show co-host was criticized for spending too much time on Clinton’s emails, lobbing softball questions to Trump, and neglecting to fact-check the Republican nominee when he falsely... Read more »
“Pressed by Stephanopoulos to name the sacrifices he’d made for his country, Trump said: ‘I think I’ve made a lot of sacrifices. I work very, very hard. I’ve created thousands and thousands of jobs, tens of thousands of jobs, built great structures. I’ve had tremendous success. I think I’ve done a lot.'” [usatoday.com] ... Read more »
“President Obama said Wednesday that he planned to leave 8,400 American troops in Afghanistan until the end of his term, further slowing the drawdown in a 14-year war that Mr. Obama pledged to end on his watch but now seems likely to grind on indefinitely.” [nytimes.com] Obama’s not leaving Afghanistan. I think we’ll... Read more »
Media Note: On his radio show, Rush Limbaugh— who never served in the military because of a cyst on his buttocks– ridiculed the idea of women on the front lines. Soon women will fight on the front And engage deadly fire like a grunt. Call it courage, no less, Not like, Rush, PMS, Just... Read more »
Between sex and the military, Which one has greater powers? Two generals should have been wary And taken more cold showers.