- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008.
Jeff Schogol, one of the more historically knowledgeable military reporters out there, writes about an interesting case of holding people to standards.
Yet I cannot help but think of many plump generals I have seen — are they going to be relieved also? Or are GOs exempt? Different weights for different rates?