Formulaic Principles…

“A study of the principles of war will never provide a mathematical or intellectual formula for winning wars; but it will ensure that no single factor is omitted when one principle is being balanced against another. The decision itself is a test of leadership. Study provides the materials for inspection; the choice depends upon the… Read More


British Army Vehicle Recovery Formula

B = (D x E) / R Where: B = Quantity of beer Recovery Mechanic can extract from driver of vehicle to be recovered. D = Depth of ditch in which vehicle is currently located. E = Degree of embarrassment felt by driver. R = Driver’s reluctance to resume activity on which engaged prior to… Read More