Noted by the Federalist Paupers, a story on CNN.com:
Motorcycle accidents have killed more Marines in the past 12 months than enemy fire in Iraq, a rate that’s so alarming it has prompted top brass to call a meeting to address the issue, officials say.
And get this bit:
Twenty-five Marines have died in motorcycle crashes since November — all but one of them involving sport bikes that can reach speeds of well over 100 mph, according to Marine officials. [emphasis Murdoc’s]
OMG. Who would have ever guessed a motorcycle could reach 100 mph?