posted on Jan, 7 2013 @ 11:32 PM
reply to post by GD21D
Well for the same reason they consult on hollywood movies or video games, to make sure they're portrayed in positive ways and to drum up support and
As far as books, Tom Clancy was always said to have military and intelligence connections.
The Military took quite an interest in video games for a while but I see that recently some Navy Seals were reprimanded for consulting on a Medal of
Honor game, I think that was because they did that on their own and not as part of an assigned mission. The military was definately working with video
game companies at one point.
Navy Seals were required to appear in the movie Act of Valor which their higher ups viewed as a recruitment tool.
I would not be surprised if he has some mutually flattering relationship with the military. But you're right, I don't think that's my kind of book