Best Defense

War pups good. But robot dogs?

Here Marine Pvt. Bruce Rutherford of Bristol, Tenn., with a bunch of pups on June 1, 1945.

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Here Marine Pvt. Bruce Rutherford of Bristol, Tenn., with a bunch of pups on June 1, 1945.

Not sure that robot dogs make it.

(I’m floundering here because Rebecca has run away again. If she comes back we might resume the Friday War Dogs feature.)

Photo credit: U.S. Marine Corps Archives and Special Collections/Flickr

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. @tomricks1

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