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Marine Corps Base Hawaii commanding officer relieved of duties

A commanding officer at Marine Corps Base Hawaii has been relieved of his duties.

Col. Eric Schaefer was reassigned to another position Monday due to loss of trust and confidence in his ability to lead his command, officials said. 26 more words


Day 25: Clerihews

Miss Jane Eyre
Thought she could not be there
In that big castle
It was such a hassle

Colonel Brandon
Had his military mind on… 9 more words


Colonel's Standing


There are so many things wrong with the bias in Anthony Zurcher’s editorial I need only point out the big ones.

  1. The whole point of a political party is the representation of its members.
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Famous Military Mascots Part 1

A series of articles I encountered recently inspired me to add another category to my illustrious blog!

I decided to have the first part be about my personal favourite…. 252 more words


Colonel or Kernel

The word colonel was derived from the Italian word “colonnello” means column of soldiers, rooted from the Latin “colonna” means column. The word appeared some time around early 1500s. 153 more words

[439/441] Colonel's riddle

In preparation to end Mission 441, a Colonel has asked to provide a riddle to my readers.  Your goal, should you choose to accept it, is to follow the Colonel’s riddle and answer his questions at the end of this post.   398 more words