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Calling Jack Nicholson’s character in the scene that ends ‘A Few Good Men’

A Canadian forces chaplain with the rank of brigadier general has been charged with committing buggery and sexual assault 38 years ago. This follows a truly weird case the other day in which the commander of a Canadian base was charged with all kinds of creepy acts. What kind of outfit you running up there?

A Canadian forces chaplain with the rank of brigadier general has been charged with committing buggery and sexual assault 38 years ago. This follows a truly weird case the other day in which the commander of a Canadian base was charged with all kinds of creepy acts. What kind of outfit you running up there?

A Canadian forces chaplain with the rank of brigadier general has been charged with committing buggery and sexual assault 38 years ago. This follows a truly weird case the other day in which the commander of a Canadian base was charged with all kinds of creepy acts. What kind of outfit you running up there?

Thomas 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 ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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