My friend Joe notes this remark from Rumsfeld just yesterday, on the alleged Haditha massacre:
"We also know that in conflicts things that shouldn't happen do happen."
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I remember reading this work as a young engineer back in the mid 1980's and roaring with the laughter that only come from the truth exposed. Mr. Augustine's book is a must read for anyone in the defense business and is as true today (sadly) as it ever was.
And to all who refer to the concept of "Known Unknowns", give credit where credit is due.