The U.S. military is confirming the deaths of two Americans in eastern Afghanistan, including a military member and a civilian contractor. The military death brings the number of American troops killed the 11-year war to 2,000. (Sept. 30)
northbank: “He’s not a war hero. He was a war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren’t captured.” Utterly baffled as to how the draft-dodging Trump wasn't finished right then, one month into the primary campaign. If you are Trump supporter who ignored this comment (never mind what came after) and call yourself a patriot and support the military, I'd love to hear how that's possible.