Daily Archive: April 22, 2012


Does America Need a Draft? Hell No.

Tom Ricks says we need a draft. This is nonsense.  If we want to prevent stupid wars, make the country pay for them. Since the end of the military draft in 1973, every person...


The Zen of Twee

  From the  New York Magazine article The Twee Party: One afternoon last June, the quaint silhouette of a three-masted sailboat made its way into New York Harbor and pulled up at the Red...