What is a Rivet Counter?

Following on the heels of the infamous 'Blue-Helmeted Fallschirmjäger Debacle of 2018'--a debate in which I took no part but have heard from everyone about ad nauseum--I have wondered about the term 'rivet counter' with both interest and concern. I say I am interested and concerned, but in truth I am interested because I am concerned.  … Continue reading What is a Rivet Counter?