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Who Benefits When Top Military Brass Fall

scott s. Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 4:23 PM
Actually now I see Stennis only got as far as Kota Kinabalu Malaysia (Borneo) by 9/30 so no where near Africa on 9-11. It seems like Lincoln Strike Group out-chopped 5th fleet last July and returned to Norfolk, and was replaced by Eisenhower Strike Group so I think that would have been the closest CVN on 9-11.
Everyone is preoccupied with the events surrounding the juicy sex scandal involving now-former CIA Director David Petraeus to the point they may not have noticed a pattern -- a shake-down -- that is taking place in our military top brass, much like the one currently happening in Russia under President Vladimir Putin.

Curiously, the shake-down here in the U.S. began just after the September 11 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, begging the question: Who benefits when great military leaders like Petraeus fall?

According to ABC News on October 27, "In an unusual move" the Navy replaced Rear Adm. Charles...