Video: Rangel rues Saddam's "lynching" on MLK Day

And takes yet another shot at the military, asserting that blacks joining the service is the “epitome of what [King] was against” — before catching himself and specifying that “unnecessary violence” is the epitome he had in mind, not enlistment.

He resubmitted his bill to reinstate the draft a few days ago. Prospects of passage: dim.