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The Pacific

By: TheDJTek

I just finished up watching the HBO Miniseries ‘The Pacific’. I seldom binge watch (or watch TV period), but there is something about historical dramas that keeps me going back for more. 520 more words


China Does Not Develop Marines for Aggression like the US

Washington Free Beacon publishes an article titled “What to Expect When You’re Expecting Chinese Marines” to show Americans’ worries that China will follow US examples to develop its marine for aggression. 1,116 more words

Leprechaun's Leap - Chicago

I enjoyed Leprechaun’s Leap! I ran the 8k portion of the race, which overall was a great course with a mix of dirt, and pavement. As for St Patty’s Day races in general; it is by far the cheapest compared to others in Chicago. 153 more words

West Point Women Reflect On Marines' Nude Photo Scandal

The recent scandal over Marines sharing nude photos of female Marines online hasn’t demoralized some women veterans. Two female West Point graduates from Florida refuse to let it overshadow… 655 more words

U.S. Army

Clearing up some Misconceptions

CDR Carl B. Forkner, Ph.D., USN(Ret)

SHARED: This article is shared by permission of the author, Andrew McPherson, a Navy SEAL who is preparing to transition to civilian life later this year. 1,708 more words


Taliban Take an Afghan District, Sangin, That Many Marines Died to Keep

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — The Taliban captured the strategic district of Sangin in the southern province of Helmand on Thursday, according to local officials. It was the culmination of a yearslong offensive that took the lives of more combatants than any other fight for territory in Afghanistan. 1,244 more words

Daily News

Attorney Of Alleged Illegal Pot Ringleader Calls Case A 'Political Sham'

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (CBS4) – The alleged ringleader of a massive illegal marijuana operation appeared in court in Araphaoe County on Thursday.

The judge set Michael Stonehouse’s bond at $1 million. 218 more words