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Hero’s in your Hood-Tommy O. King

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 Posted in Military | No Comments »

Hero’s in your ‘Hood Sometimes you never know who your neighbors are and I don’t mean that in the ax murderer scenario way, but in the sense that you have true hero’s hiding out in plain sight.  Take Tommy King for ...

The Medal of Honor

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 Posted in Military | 1 Comment »

The Medal of Honor, There is nothing in the world that symbolizes when a person has reached deep down inside of themselves in a time of crisis like the Medal of Honor does.  Everyone has the potential for acts of greatness ...

Surviving the Collapse

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 Posted in Military | No Comments »

I thought this was some good gouge. common sense but overlooked until it's you sitting there in New Orleans when the Hurricane hits type things....Words from a Bosnian Survivalist Translator's note: This tale had originally been recorded in French and ...

GW Sprayberry, RM3… Comm Check 1 by 5 (Bad Comm check for a Radio operator)

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 Posted in Military | 6 Comments »

GW Sprayberry, RM3… Comm Check 1 by 5 (Bad Comm check for a Radio operator) Sitting in my barber’s chair, I noticed a nice coin amongst all the odds and ends on the table next to me.  There was a POW/Purple ...

Who is Mat Best and why does he make me laugh?

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 Posted in Military | No Comments »

Who is Mat Best and why does he make me laugh? I am a Marine…nothing special, just a KC-130 puke who carried gas and cargo around the world.  Many times I had the chance to haul SEALs, Recon and PJ’s who ...

Busting Military Poser’s, CASE #78 The Car Salesman

Friday, April 4th, 2014 Posted in Military | 3 Comments »

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/tmDbEVEiJA4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>http://   The past four years have flown by since I was approached by Bob Massie asking if I would be interested in advertising for My Service Pride dot com (MSP).  After looking at the website and ...

Going down the Poser Rabbit hole

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 Posted in Military | 4 Comments »

Going down the Poser Rabbit hole As you can tell, these last few years I have pulled away from writing short stories and been concentrating on busting posers.  Nothing makes me want to eviscerate a human being more then to see ...

How to find someone’s record, A FOIA request by This Ain’t Hell

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 Posted in Military | 3 Comments »

The boys over at This Ain't Hell have put together a great piece on how to request a FOIA request.  I have copied it over to here but all the credit goes back to Jonn and Mark.  They are and ...

“Where do we get such men?” SLCDA 2013

Sunday, August 4th, 2013 Posted in Military | 9 Comments »

“Where do we get such men?” Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy (SLCDA) This famous line from the old movie “Bridges of Toko-Ri” embodies a powerful message in the context of why the Military helps form such strong bonds that you ...

Memorial day means what?

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 Posted in Military | No Comments »

  Another Memorial Day arrives and like most weekends and holidays, I will be working .  When passengers board my commercial airliner, many are confused between the two holidays, Memorial and Veterans weekend, so with my short hair and Marine Corps ...