Rules of Engagement

Lt. G spends a lot of time in his post, and it is worth the read, but just that this is the #1 thought running through a platoon leader’s mind when the balloon goes up:

Did I leave my rules of engagement card in the laundry?

… is a damning enough indictment of our political leaders — and not necessarily the elected ones.  (By which I in no way mean to imply that he has anything untoward to say about his Chain of Command, nor did I read it that way.  The indictment is purely in my interpretation.)


One Comment

  1. R says:

    Retarded. Low crawling towards a military formation should be reason enough to kill someone.