gen. mcchrystal

For example, President Obama’s drone-driven global assassination program, by far the world’s greatest terrorist campaign, is also a terror-generating campaign. Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan until he was relieved of duty, spoke of “insurgent math”: For every innocent person you kill, you create 10 new enemies.
—  Noam Chomsky
My Share Of The Task: A Memoir

Reading this book just confirms why I need to earn my Ranger tab and fulfill my dream of earning one. This man (Gen. McChrystal) is a beast.

Great read so far and teaches a lot about leadership.

Nudge nudge theonus and Nate should read it.


Fun fact Nate and I saw him speak at Stevenson in MD. I think he new all of us were just amazed.