Air Force talks about missions in cyberspace

Even the No. 2 at the Air Force's new command charged with thwarting America's online adversaries runs afoul of the PowerPoint gremlins.

Col. Tony Buntyn reached the point of his presentation Tuesday night where he was going to play the Air Force public relations video showing airmen serving in Iraq and Afghanistan – only the vid, embedded in his PowerPoint slides, wouldn’t play.

An IT guy almost got it going, but alas, no luck.

"You just never know," shrugged Buntyn, who’s been selected for promotion to brigadier general as vice commander of the Air Force Cyberspace Command. "You create a presentation on one computer and put it on another and sometimes things work, sometimes they don't."

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