Thursday, January 11, 2007

Gates Quotes Apollo 13

Pehaps appropriately, given where find ourselves in Iraq, Sec. Def. Gates this morning quoted the movie "Apollo 13", summing up the administration stance there as well as anyone.

"Failure is Not an Option"


He also announced that from this moment forward rerservists will be involuntarily mobilized for only one year at a time, which is less than now.

He's also going to look at hardship waivers and other mobilization policies.

Also, he claims they exceeded their recruiting goals for the month of December.


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