Clearing Away the Rubble...with Black Hawks, Tanks, and Loads of Ammo

"We have cleared away the rubble of crisis," President Obama reported in his State of the Union address, "and we can say with renewed confidence that the State of our Union is stronger."  He cited troops coming home after a decade of "grinding war," six million jobs created "after years of grueling recession," American car purchases up, foreign oil purchases down, a healing housing market, a rebounding stock market, corporate profits that "have skyrocketed to all-time highs," Republicans and Democrats working together "to reduce the deficit by more than $2.5 trillion," "tens of thousands" of American jobs created by green energy, and a boom in natural gas production that's lowering our energy bills. If things are so peachy, I have a question for the president.  What's with the Black Hawk helicopters and urban warfare drills? The Army took over an empty high school in southeast Houston without warning last month in a Department of Defense drill.  Terrified residents...(Read Full Article)