Oh, the horror!
If you take part in Columbia debate, you should know to expect booing.
Shame on them?
Shame on Thomas E. Ricks. A lively debate took place. The fact that the veterans wounded doesn't mean a thing and physically wounded veterans do not typically want special 'breaks' granted to them. What happened is the War Machine Ricks is offended. Boo-hoo you big pig. Why don't you post another nudie of a woman to your blog and see if that finally makes you feel like a man, Thomas E. Ricks.
For a mature response on the incident, you can read C.I.'s "On speaking and being booed in a democracy" and, yes, she weighed in two days prior to Thomas The Lazy Ass Ricks.
"The Damned Don't Apologize (Ava and C.I.)" (Ava and C.I., The Third Estate Sunday Review):
They're such rarefied flowers, our 'men' on the left, that tackling something as heavy as sexual assault might make them wilt right there on the veranda beside their mint julep tea.
You really need to say that out loud in a fake southern accent. That is just too funny. Ava and C.I. are tackling Nir Rosen and the others -- including Tommy Ricks -- who just don't get it.
"Iraq snapshot" (The Common Ills):