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Book Review: 88 Days to Kandahar, A CIA Diary

Full disclosure: I am recommending a book that a friend wrote. Robert Grenier, who spent over 30 years as a career C.I.A. officer, was the station chief in Islamabad, Pakistan, during 9/11. In that position, he helped plan the U.S. … Continue reading

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The American Sniper

If you haven’t seen it yet, you should. And if Bradley Cooper doesn’t win the Oscar, the Oscars are rigged. Yes, I am slightly prejudiced since I am a Marine brat and have very close Navy Seal friends, but Cooper’s … Continue reading

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The Iraq War: Where have we come in 10 Years?

We have just marked the 10th anniversary of the second time America went to war with Iraq.  There are different views on whether it was a good idea in the first place or whether it accomplished enough to be worth … Continue reading

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