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Marines’ shortlist Brig Gen for promotion who was reprimanded for using his aide as a servant

| August 2, 2020 | 16 Comments
Marines’ shortlist Brig Gen for promotion who was reprimanded for using his aide as a servant

Rick Uribe, a USMC Brigadier General, has had his name come up for promotion to Major General. Back in 2018, he was under investigation for using his aide (a company-grade officer in this case) for personal errands, but limited his alleged abuse of his authority to the Iraqi Theater during 2016-17. His aide “only did […]

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Chine-Na Virus Cancels Marine Corps Marathon for 1st Time in Its History 

| July 22, 2020 | 11 Comments
Chine-Na Virus Cancels Marine Corps Marathon for 1st Time in Its History 

A “Virtual Marathon” ???   This Chine-Na Virus is taking its toll.   The novel coronavirus pandemic has claimed another big event for runners. Marine Corps Marathon officials announced Monday that the traditional fall race will be canceled for the first time in its 45-year history.No VA Loan Limits in 2020Check Eligibility The 2020 in-person Marine […]

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“Gunny” Ange – Truck Driving Marine Hero – Not So Fast

| July 9, 2020 | 85 Comments
“Gunny” Ange – Truck Driving Marine Hero – Not So Fast

I received a lot of inquiries about this guy recently.  He goes by Keli Ange (56 y/o) and a few refer to him as “Gunny” for some reason. He was the company’s poster boy for Red Friday. Ange was recently praised by his trucking company, Schneider National, as their 2020 “Ride of Pride” driver.  The […]

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Why I believe Michael Weinstein is a bottom feeding opportunist.

| June 26, 2020 | 47 Comments
Why I believe Michael Weinstein is a bottom feeding opportunist.

Our regular readers should be all too familiar with Mikey Weinstein and his band of Anti-Dominion loons who seem to find Religious Crusaders forcing their beliefs on military members everywhere.   I am not a religious man but Mikey and his ilk do not care much for me either.  They published claims on their site that […]

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Much ado about Nothing

| June 10, 2020 | 58 Comments
Much ado about Nothing

There has been much ado about nothing as of late.  It turns out that the Strawman Marine is legit, but his argument is not.  It seems the matter of racial tension has been resurrected again.  It is always hard to watch a Veteran make an ass of themselves.  It is particularly painful to me when […]

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Top Marine: Current Physical Fitness Test Cancelled

| April 22, 2020 | 15 Comments
Top Marine: Current Physical Fitness Test Cancelled

The Marines suspended the annual PFT in order to meet the federal government’s coronavirus prevention requirements. The article is short, so it’s quoted in entirety. From the Marine Corps Times: Less than 24-hours after the Marine Corps said there would be no Corps-wide suspension of the Physical Fitness Test the top Marine announced the semi-annual […]

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Jason West – Fake POW, Stabbed, Shot, Tortured

| February 11, 2020 | 109 Comments
Jason West – Fake POW, Stabbed, Shot, Tortured

The folks at Military Phony send us their work on Jason Brett West.  West lives in Houston, Texas and is 49 years old at the time of this writing. Jason had a GoFundMe account posted in his name.  In the writeup, it said he served in the Marine Corps from 1989-1997 as a Combat Engineer.  […]

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Another Warrior Leaves Us

| February 5, 2020 | 8 Comments
Another Warrior Leaves Us

Another Codetalker has left us https://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/your-marine-corps/2020/02/01/navajo-code-talker-dies-at-96-less-than-a-handful-remain/ From the article:  One of the few remaining Navajo Code Talkers who used their native language to confound the Japanese in World War II has died. Joe Vandever Sr. died of health complications Friday in Haystack, New Mexico, according to his family. He was 96. Tribal leaders called Vandever a “great warrior” and a […]

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