Today, I do lazy man’s blogging. I link to content on thismodernworld.com, written by Bob Harris. A sample of the entry I put below.
Doing the math… Bush thinks not seeing your kids for a year and getting your ass shot at halfway around the world isn’t worth an extra $7.50 a day.
Let that sink in. The AWOL Lieutenant can dress up in a flight suit to Support Our Troops, but the guys wearing 35-pound packs in 100-degree heat aren’t worth an extra seven and a half dollars a day. And while billion-dollar contracts go to administration cronies, their deaths — their deaths — aren’t worth an extra six grand for the families they leave behind.