You're right...the Iraqis should be an elite force by now, wouldn't you think?
But where in the Bush administration is there anything except stupidity and cronyism which, of course, leads to inept leadership at all levels?
Just think of "Brownie."
The leaders of the armed forces aren't any better than the Commander in Chief... if they were, they'd resign or retire instead of serving under him.
Welcome to TVNL, by the way. If you're in the military...
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