Bizarre American army antics are funnier than fiction

{ "b" : "The Men Who Stare At Goats," , "cite" : "by Jon Ronson, Picador, €15."}

4th December, 2004

{ "b" : "The Men Who Stare At Goats," , "cite" : "by Jon Ronson, Picador, €15."}

Slightly implausibly, Jon Ronson swears that everything in this hugely depressing, yet blackly hilarious, book is true.The investigative journalist's expedition into the strangest nooks and crannies of the Bush administration's “war on terror'‘ may not be the most authoritative book yet penned on the subject, but it is without question the most bizarre.

Ronson has spent the past couple...

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