"If my life buys the safety of a child who will one day change this world... then I know it was all worth it." - U.S. Marine Sgt. William Stacey
With breaking news of a U.S. Navy SEAL team successfully rescuing two hostages from pirates in Somalia, military pundits are quick to note how the deployment of small, elite units will fit in with President Barack Obama’s vision for modernizing the U.S. military.
No jail time for Staff Sgt. Frank Wuterich who told troops to "shoot first, ask question later," which led to the killing of 24 unarmed civilians in Iraq in 2005. Iraqis are outraged.
President Barack Obama should pardon the four Marines who were captured on video as they urinated on three corpses, presumably dead Taliban.