Everyone should go and read Michael Yon's blog. This guy is a reporter imbedded with the Army in Mosul. Forwarded to me by SAWB, this will appear in the "News Blogs" links section from now on.
Also, for more good news about the world getting tough but necessary things done, here's where Israel has finished the drill on one of the toughest missions to ever face any nation. The Gaza Pullout is complete.