I don't have too much to add to Greg Sargent's take on the "Jimmy Carter would have given the order" Romney claim, but just to summarize: 1. The mission that.
Latest account of the raid on Bin Laden is a good read. Two thoughts: While it's best to view any account of a raid like this with skepticism, I.
In the context of my previous work on the institutional architecture of the US military, this week's WPR column could probably best be summed up as "give the Air Force.
I had always hoped that Osama Bin Laden was a reader of LGM (and perhaps even a commenter; maybe wengler?). Turns out not so much. I'm still kind of optimistic.