- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.