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Why Can’t we learn from our Armed Forces?

I had the good fortune to spend this past week-end at Camp Pendelton. Camp Pendelton, home of the 1st Marines, is a wonderful institution that is a City onto itself. It has a lot of history to it as it seeks to respect that history while having an eye on the future. This hit me as I checked out the Museum on the base featuring some of the Tanks and other vehicles going as far back as World War II.

The Best Health Care in the World

Recently a commenter to another post here said we in the US have the best healthcare system in the world. Honestly, I’m not sure how to define that so I went looking for metrics to help. Here’s some of what I found. With the exception of the US, the nations listed here were chosen somewhat…