Originally Posted by 03USMC
Smacks to me of Obama trying to win votes from the military.
I think it's actually worse than that - out and out pandering.
I'd rather be a Soldier with a mule and mountain gun, than Knight of old, with spurs of gold, or Roman, Greek or Hun. For when there's trouble brewing, they always send for me!
Mortui Non Mordent - Celeritas Et Accuratio