The Corner

Too Soon?

A Washington Times editorial entitled “Sink the Murtha”:

The late Rep. John Murtha, Pennsylvania Democrat, has achieved his highest undeserved honor. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has decided to name the Navy’s newest San Antonio Class amphibious transport-dock LPD 26 the USS John P. Murtha. This is a slap in the face to every service member who bridled when Murtha publicly accused Marines in Iraq of intentionally killing women and children in cold blood.

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Daniel FosterDaniel Foster is a former news editor of National Review Online.

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