In a recent interview in Afghanistan the outgoing Army Sergeant Major - Raymond Chandler - provided us with his insight on counterinsurgency. Essentially he says leave that all behind. Future warfare will be about big tanks, airplanes, and ships. The likelihood of the U.S. Army engaging in another COIN environment is . . . ummm, well, maybe, hmmmm. Yeah. He doesn't get it. Read more in "Outgoing sergeant major of the Army calls for return to basics", Stars and Stripes, December 10, 2014.