Thomas E. Ricks
Thomas E. Ricks

Thomas E. Ricks covered the Iraq War for the Washington Postand wrote two books about the war, Fiasco and The Gamble. He currently is a senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security, where he is writing a history of American generalship. He also writes the blog The Best Defense for Foreign Policy.

Doonesbury At 40
Oct. 26 2010 10:30 AMB.D. Wounded in IraqThomas Ricks on his favorite Doonesbury strip.
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