The comic figure of the braggart soldier first appears in Plautus' play "Miles Gloriosus" in roughly 200 B.C., though the Roman dramatist acknowledged a now-lost Greek model. So it's surprising that somebody who's spent as much time in war zones as "60 Minutes" correspondent Lara Logan failed to recognize the type: a swaggering, self-anointed hero describing military feats nobody witnessed but him.
WHAT OTHERS SAY: CBS, Lara Logan have some explaining to do
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