- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
After today, the Best Defense goes on summer hiatus. Until Labor Day, we’ll be in re-runs, giving you a chance to catch up on some of the best posts of the last nine months.
Meantime, as the Bangor police department admonishes, “Keep your hands to yourself, leave other people’s things alone, and be kind to one another.” Y’all can use the comments section each day to school each other.
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