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Topic - Patrick Robinson
Navy SEALs are the toast of America, but revelations show that the top brass has not always watched their backs during the Obama administration.
In this very important book, author Patrick Robinson shows how the culture of our military is imperiled by a high command that too frequently allows political correctness to trump honor and common sense. The book recounts a daring raid by members of the Navy's SEAL Team 10, in which a ruthless terrorist leader was captured.
Drew Brees threw two touchdown passes, extending his NFL record streak to 51 games, and Patrick Robinson returned an interception 99 yards for a score to lead the New Orleans Saints to a much-needed win, 28-13 over Michael Vick and the reeling Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night.
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"Right here it should be recorded that to strip a U.S. Navy SEAL of his armaments is almost to strip him of his birthright," Mr. Robinson writes. "These men have darn near killed themselves to earn the right to serve their country. To line them up and remove their ever-present combat gear was also to strip them of their dignity, pride and honor."