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Archive for December, 2009

Man, do I hate Holiday Travel

Thursday, December 31st, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | 5 Comments »

Guys, this came from Iowahawk and I had to share this Satire with you. I about lost my coffee this morning as I read this!! Man, Do I Hate Holiday Travel Iowahawk Special Guest Opinion by Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab Yesterday while I was lying ...

Interview with Internet legend, LtCol George Goodson USMC (Ret)

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | 39 Comments »

There are times when you receive an email that draws such raw emotions out of you that it’s possible to cry over your keyboard.  This past July, I opened my mailbox to read one of those emails, and it was ...

Interview with LtCol George Goodson USMC (Ret)

Monday, December 21st, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | No Comments »

Dear Gang,   First of all Merry Christmas to you all since I will most likely be on road leaving the 24th for a trip somewhere, but I have a Christmas present for you all.  I interviewed LtCol George Goodson (Ret) who wrote ...

Open letter to Mil Bloggers from CJ

Saturday, December 19th, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | No Comments »

I want to take a moment to thank all of those that are participating in the BlogOut on behalf of free speech generally and me specifically. The selflessness show by each of these bloggers, both within and without the milblogging ...

United with CJ

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | 1 Comment »

The milblogging community has been very supportive of CJ and all of ASP over the last few weeks as we have dealt our closing, purchase, reopenning, the Army Times article, and all the school/PTA business. I really wish I could ...

Blogger Landmines

Thursday, December 10th, 2009 Posted in The SandGram v1.0 | 2 Comments »

Guys, I have been writing on and off for four years now and one of the things in the back of mind is “Will I get hammered for this?” There are opinions that I feel very strongly about and have put ...