Quote For The Day

“Think of it, you’re a young person eager to help your country, and they send you to a missile hole in the cold and tell you to be prepared to shoot, even though everybody knows it’s highly unlikely you’ll ever shoot anything. With all due respect to the great people of North Dakota, it’s an acquired taste,” – F. Whitten Peters, an Air Force secretary under President Bill Clinton, on the pressures of working the ICBM shift.