The Hollow Men


This poem by T.S. Elliott is widely seen as a characterization of Western society after the Great War, a condemnation of the Treaty of Versailles, which did little to alleviate tensions and create peace among Western powers. 
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Image of the Day: 4 January 2015


Cpl. Kyle Click, a 22-year-old dog handler with 3rd Platoon, Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, and native of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Windy, an improvised explosive device detection dog, search the perimeter of the Safar School compound.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Reece Lodder)