"If your opponent is of choleric temperament, seek to irritate him." - Sun Tzu
Frankly, this a huge vacuum of waste. This is what you get when you give a department unlimited freedom to spend money.
The Pentagon should have cut waste more, and spend money on things that actually show results. Air conditioned tents don't show results on say, the War on Terror.
The tragedy is not that things are broken. The tragedy is that things are not mended again. - Alan Paton
Bach is the beginning and end of all music - Max Reger
It is not God who kills the children. Not fate that butchers them or destiny that feeds them to the dogs. It's us. Only us - Rorschach
Why can't the US fight wars in nice climates?
"To waste, to destroy, our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by rights to hand down to them."~ Theodore Roosevelt (Message to Congress, Dec. 3, 1907)
apdst is correct(that is painfull to say btw). If they are living in tents, it is for a reason.