- 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.
Remember how the other day I worried that the risks of a nuclear incident were increasing as the quality of personnel in the U.S. nuclear force deteriorated?
Well, it turns out that at the beginning of September, the deputy commander of the U.S. nuclear force was suspended and is under investigation for issues related to gambling.
Well, do ya?