On Navy SEAL Slippers and Christmas Tree Trinkets

Abby Zimet

A mere two days after our sort of heroic Navy SEALS took down Osama Bin Laden, the Walt Disney Company, intrepid marketers of anything they can get their simplistic hands on, trademarked the name "Seal Team 6" so they can forge ahead unimpeded making more stuff we don't need from inappropriate sources. SEALS action figures soon. 

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