“We don’t need 31 flavors to win a war.”

General McChrystal explains why he’s banishing Baskin Robbins and other fast food outlets from American bases in theatre. From Newsweek magazine, 5 October, 2009. Read the piece online here.

General McChrystal meets with U.S. and Afghan commanders at Forward Operating Base Delhi in Helmand Province. From the NYT Magazine, Oct. 14, 2009.