This came on the heels of a small decline in active-duty suicides in 2010, the first drop since 2005.
One active-duty soldier a day commits suicide, and one veteran commits suicide every 80 minutes.
active-duty spies would read him and they talked to him, and often it was hard to tell where fiction and fact diverged.
But remember that many of the criticisms it carried came from active-duty soldiers.
And then there was that other movie, Act of Valor, in which active-duty SEALs actually appeared.
And a troubling number of scandals have involved misconduct from active-duty U.S. troops, both abroad and at home.
The Big Apple now spends more on firefighter pensions than it does for active-duty firefighter salaries.
There are over 200,000 active-duty women serving in the armed forces, or about 15 percent of the force.
At the recent GOP debate, an active-duty soldier was booed because he's gay—and none of the candidates said a word.
In an active-duty force of 1.1 million, this equals a reported assault rate of 3.8 per 1,000 service members.