- 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.
The winner of our snap contest is Marine Capt. Adam Thomas. His two entries:
OBAMA AND HASSAN’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE
Rex Brynen, a political science professor at McGill, took 2nd place with these two:
Jason Albrecht took third place with:
IRONY EAGLE 3
And here are some honorable mentions:
SHOCK AND HUH?
OPERATION MOBY DICK
HELLO MARTYR, HELLO FATAH
And of course, from Doctrine Man, "OPERATION SHI’ITE STORM."