Looks like the loose lips are all either in the USAF or in the pentagon/PAO. I undertand the loose lips in the USAF, it's a job enhancement.
Really, current- and -future enemies really do gather intel on us, and the worst violators of OPSEC are the ones who helped write the friggin book.
Much more eloquently described here:
DJ Elliott did the work, hat tip to Bill Roggio for pointing it out.