This weekend is Sea Fair weekend in Seattle and the highlight of the festival is the annual air show featuring the Darlings of the Navy...The Blue Angels.
They are amazing to watch but one really can't ignore the fact that they are essentially a $40 million a year ad campaign. Is this money well spent? Or should they be grounded in order to trim an bursting at the seams defence budget?
This article is from last year but I'm posting it for background information