Andrew Olmsted, one of the calmer and clearer heads to ever blog as well as a genuinely great guy and professional soldier, was killed while serving in Iraq. Hilzoy has a posthumous letter from him.
I think I am just going to cry.
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A round-up of reactions can be found here. It says a great deal about the man how diverse his online friends were…
And the RMN, wherre he blogged, posts their goodbye.