I didn't know that:
Over at MyDD, the following statement
... Florida and Michigan are the only states in which Republican turnout exceeded Democratic turnout ...
"President Bush is not accustomed to a subordinate who speaks his mind as freely as Fallon does, and the president may have had enough." See video: Why Fallon's Resignation is Frightening Defense Secretary Robert Gates did not have to accept Admiral Fallon's resignation. "The military people think basically that Admiral Fallon was PUSHED OUT" - Mark Thompson Time Magazine National Security Correspondent
Fallon is described as "the one person in the military or Pentagon standing between the White House and war with Iran."