The U.S. Senate has voted to confirm General James N. Mattis as head of US Central Command to replace Gen. David Petraeus. Congrats.
Favorite Quotes: "Every time you wave at an Iraqi civilian, Al Qaeda rolls over in its grave."
And the one that got the Elite nicker's all in a twist:
"You go into Afghanistan, you got guys who slap women around for five years because they didn't wear a veil. You know, guys like that ain't got no manhood left anyway. So it's a hell of a lot of fun to shoot them. Actually, it's a lot of fun to fight. You know, it's a hell of a hoot. It's fun to shoot some people. I'll be right upfront with you, I like brawling."