Knocking the military. Again

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Hoof in mouth disease seems to be spreading this season.  Celebrities diss minorities.  Politicians mock others.  And now John Kerry seems to have infected Rep Charles Rangel (D-NY) over the intellectual and career attainments of our military personnel. From the New York Sun:"If a young fellow has an option of having a decent career, or joining the Army to fight in Iraq, you can bet your life that he would not be in Iraq," Mr. Rangel, a Democrat representing Manhattan and Queens, said on "Fox News Sunday.""If there's anyone who believes these youngsters want to fight, as the Pentagon and some generals have said, you can just forget about it. No bright young individual wants to fight just because of a bonus and just because of educational benefits. And most all of them come from communities of very, very high unemployment," the congressman said.Uh, Representative  Rangel, Senator Kerry and others who think that the military is the...(Read Full Post)