- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at email@example.com.
For professional failings! That’s a nice change from all the stuff about zipper problems and dancing naked on tables at Subic Bay. The Navy is now just one short of the record set in 2003, according to the official scorekeeper.