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It's about making memories with family and friends

When I think about how and why I’m interested in the types of things that I blog about, it always comes back to family and friends. 559 more words

US Army withheld promise from Germany that Ebola virus wouldn't be weaponized

Bystanders read headlines saying “Ebola 1: USA 0″ at the Daily Talk, a street side chalkboard newspaper, in Monrovia (Reuters / James Giahyue)

The United States has withheld assurances from Germany that the Ebola virus – among other related diseases – would not be weaponized in the event of Germany exporting it to the US Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases. 117 more words

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The British are coming! The British are coming!

Half-naked, foreign women. A military installation tucked in the mountains. Senior leaders of a specialized, highly tactical DoD unit. Sounds like the making for one helluva scandal, doesn’t it? 503 more words

Better know a Canadian functionary: the Surgeon General of Canada

The Surgeon-General of Canada is the commander of the medical services of the Canadian Forces, and was first appointed to accompany the Canadian Permanent Militia to the North-West Rebellion of 1885. 502 more words

The Army Posted An Article About Me!

Hello. This post is late. I’m sorry. The story ran Friday night and I’m only posting the link here Monday night. Apologies.

Here’s the link… 213 more words

Writing

Attack on the Fourth of July

During my deployment to Afghanistan from January 2009 to January 2010 we faced many trying times. This video highlights a complex attack on one of our Combat Out Posts. 17 more words

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Airborne Drop in Alaska

So back in my glory days, I was a paratrooper with the 1-501 Parachute Infantry Battalion on Ft. Richardson, AK. During one of our training jumps we dropped four military Humvees, then made another run and jumped out after them. 13 more words

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