Monday, August 31, 2009

Obama, Gates are gutting America’s defense industry

When Gen. William Snow arrived in Washington, D.C., to direct the buildup of the artillery for the Allied Expeditionary Force, he thought his office ought to have stationary reflecting the importance of the task.

His request was rejected. Rather than fund this excessive extravagance, it was suggested the general purchase a rubber stamp to mark his correspondence.

By: James Carafano Examiner Columnist
August 31, 2009
http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/columns/james_carafano/Obama-Gates-are-gutting-Americas-defense-industry-56286707.html

Note: this one should be in our Toxic Treadmill blog, too... at a time when our country needs all the protection it can get, at a time when we need our military more than ever, they're cutting funding??? Ah, this one needs to go in my Bizarro World blog, too.

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