Neither Possibility Is Acceptable

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Two stories that give some explanation of the recent naval mishaps we’ve seen.  I’ve wondered how a US Navy ship loaded with electronic systems can just run into another ship out on an ocean that can’t possibly be all that crowded.  So here I present a couple of possibilities:

First, it is the Navy’s fault for crappy staffing.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4869378/We-allowed-standards-drop-Navy-ADMITS.html

Second, we may be getting our asses handed to us in electronic warfare.

http://www.atimes.com/ship-collisions-raise-specter-chinese-electronic-warfare/

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