Posted by lex, on March 12th, 2011
Hundreds of thousands of US soldiers have served in Iraq. The vast majority have served honorably. A smaller, but still not inconsiderable number with valor. And a very few, a comparatively minuscule number, with dishonor.
In their videography of the war, Hollywood naturally chose to focus chiefly on the last. And now their chickens have come to roost not in Beverly Hills or to power luncheons at the Roosevelt Hotel Lounge, but rather to the Frankfurt Airport in Germany:
Two years ago when we decided to recreate what we could of Lex’s website, one of my goals was to make “The Best” of his posts far more accessible than simply finding them via search engine (if one could remember search parameters!) or reading through 100s – or 1000s – of posts sequentially. I am pleased to see this “Best of” index being used on a regular basis by readers all over the world.
The main index was getting so large I felt it was almost unmanageable. So here are some more “Best of”! And, there are over 1,700 posts not indexed in either Best of or Rest of….