“We are putting more strains on the all-volunteer force than it was ever designed to bear,” Army Lt. Col. John Nagl, a prominent counterinsurgency expert, said at a panel discussion in Washington on Tuesday to announce the results of the survey.


What has happened to our Officers? I’m just asking, because sheesh! I doubt the officers of our military during WWII hemmed and hawed about our troops being stretched “dangerously thin.” John Wayne was TOUGH. He didn’t take any guff from anyone. I have a feeling Patton would throw these guys in the brig for whining.