Each of these deserve their own post about them; however, there is not enough time. Let me sum up.
Stormbringer (Sean Linnane) - The Real Afghanistan: A Marine's View
Military Times - Fallen Medic Receives Silver Star
Smithsonian - The True Story of the Monuments Men
The Shreveport Times - Barksdale Mysteries Continue to Raise Questions
Brookings - Afghanistan's Presidential Elections Go Awry
Not from the Duffel Blog - Jerusalem Post - Iranian Admiral: The US can expect heavy losses at sea should it attack Iran
Not necessarily a read but a watch...Nancy Pelosi says, "We did not treat President Bush this way!" - Um, yeah, lady, you treated him worse... - Youtube