- 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.
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?