It's getting drafty in Americ

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"Wow oh wow. There's trouble brewing in the Pentagon. They're huddling trying to figure out how to spin the latest disastrous recruitment numbers," writes Kos. "The Pentagon on Wednesday postponed by more than a week the release of military recruiting figures for May, as the Army and Marine Corps struggle to attract new troops amid the Iraq war...Remember, the War Preachers, War Politicians, War Pundits and 101st Fighting Keyboardists [hawkish bloggers] refuse to call for enlistment. They refuse to fight themselves. And no one else wants to fight their war. So what's left? That exit strategy the administration is loathe to announce, or a draft." And lo, today's Washington Post, page B1: "After 30 Years, Draft Fears Rise." (DailyKos)

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