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Marine Corps Boot Camp: Job Titles to Be 'Gender Neutral' by April

Gina Harkins reports: The Marine Corps has been ordered to come up with a plan to make its enlisted entry-level training coed, and to make its job titles more gender-neutral following the recent move to open all military combat roles to women. 586 more words

Politics

Can We Take a Joke?

Comedian Jim Norton tackles the twisted state of the 21st century, including how modern technology affects everything from free speech to hooking up. People typically invoke Lenny Bruce as a litmus test in these matters but I think the real test is… 45 more words

Frank Zappa

Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Dec. 2 Airstrike in Somalia

The Department of Defense confirms that Abdirahman Sandhere, also known as “Ukash,” a senior leader of the al Qaeda-affiliated group al-Shabaab, is dead as a result of a… 138 more words

Department Of Defense

Do It Yourself – Disrupting the Music Industry

Come join us at The Virgin Lounge in Eagle Place, London on Friday December 04 at 3 pm where I will be talking with Mark Christopher Lee, leader of cult indie band “the pocket gods”. 496 more words

Academy Of Rock

Bedazzled (1967 Britain)

Bedazzled just gets better as the years go by, especially after the fiasco of the Liz Hurley remake. It embodies all of the anarchic playfulness, the growing contempt for any authority (in this case, even God), and the tremendous rush of optimism manifest by pop culture and bright, colourful fashion of the surreal 1960s. 495 more words

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The Crocodile Princess

I got a present the other day; a signed copy of The Crocodile Princess by Ian Gregson; novelist, poet, critic and Oxford Professor of Poetry nominee. 1,719 more words

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