The Pentagon has single-handedly redefined the benchmark for 'business as usual' with this stunner:
"Despite Threat of Cuts, Pentagon Made No Contingency Plans"
To top it off, here's a quote to put that dismal performance in context from someone who clearly spends too much time talking military matters around the Beltway:
"'The Pentagon has been cutting weapons programs by hundreds of billions of dollars for three years now,” said Loren B. Thompson, a consultant to military contractors. 'There’s not much left to kill that won’t affect the military’s safety or success.'”