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Callie duPerier rides her horse during the barrel racing competition as part of the 84th annual San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo at Foster Communications Coliseum in San Angelo, Texas, Feb. 17, 2016. duPerier finished her run in 14.29 seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Devin Boyer/Released) The man in the arena
I want to provide you an opportunity to come to terms with your life, your career and your service. I want, for your own self-worth, and for the future of this great institution, to save your military soul. I want you to decide today, and until your last day wearing the cloth of our nation, if you are going to stand in the arena and be a doer of deeds--or just be another faceless critic jeering incessantly from the side.
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