Dale Chihuly Industrial Complex

Donald Rumsfeld’s comment that “You can have all the armor in the world on a tank and a tank can be blown up,” returns us to his crowded world of “known unknowns”, where the answer to difficult problems is that solutions are unimportant; or, at least, the solutions to your problems are unimportant.

The Medium Lobster brings important clarity

No, America must turn to the bold, fresh, emerging ideas of New Military, replacing bulky, expensive armor plating with lighter, more efficient designs: papier mache Humvees, chicken wire bombers carrying Styrofoam payloads, folded origami troop transports, and for heavy-duty combat, tanks made entirely of blown glass.