Brian Brennan – Curahee
This CBS News report on Army 1st Lieutenant Brian Brennan made the rounds over the weekend but I just got around to watching it over lunch:
My smart alecky take: Is there nothing David Petraeus can’t do?
More seriously, there’s a reason the combat arms spend so much time inculcating esprit de corps and stressing the warrior ethic. It’s easier to find the courage to deal with adversity — and harder to give up — if others are counting on you.