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Pentagon Shame


There should be some embarassed blushing in the
senior ranks who watched Pvt. Jessica Lynch’s short remarks. Do they
really believe that our defense should rest on the shoulders of this
little girl? You can’t begrudge her family and neighbors the joyful
homecoming by Army helicopter, but it does contrast with the recent
Washington Post story about a young male soldier, now an amputee,
waiting for his cab, upon being released from Walter Reed, for his
solitary trip to the airport.


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