Colonel Ken Allard USA (Ret.) rose from draftee to Dean of the National War College. A former NBC News military analyst, he is the author of five books, a prolific commentator on a wide-range national security issues, a self-described curmudgeon and a rookie Texan.
The media spin on the White House cyber-leaks story is quickly wearing thin. President Obama says his White House would never leak really important secrets -- and anyway wasn't the press just doing its job of keeping us informed?