CDR Salamander: The Shame of the Name Game

As anyone in the idea business will tell you, the important but dull things need to be repeated over and over and over again until others see the light.

via CDR Salamander: The Shame of the Name Game.

Naming ships is a seemingly esoteric topic, but one in which sailors become surprisingly emotionally invested. And for the Navy of the last 20 years or so, the system has broken down, and become a shambles. And that trend has accelerated.