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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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Archie Allen – Fake Marine Buried with Full Military Honors

| February 4, 2020 | 90 Comments
Archie Allen – Fake Marine Buried with Full Military Honors

The folks at Military Phony send us their work on Archie Lee Allen who died last month at the age of 71 years old. Allen had been on the radar about his claims and was asked about his service about a year ago. He claimed he was a Vietnam-era Marine with the MOS of 0311. […]

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Valor Friday

| January 17, 2020 | 7 Comments
Valor Friday

Major General Smedley Butler Here’s Mason’s final article on those who have been awarded The Medal of Honor, twice. Today’s VF honors an indomitable Maine’s career of valor, Major General Smedley Butler. Mason: This article concludes our look into those who received two Medals of Honor for separate acts during war time. We’ve looked at […]

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Boomer’s Request Video

| January 14, 2020 | 8 Comments
Boomer’s Request Video

Boomer sends me videos as well as his famous ‘toons, but I simply don’t have the bandwidth to view, edit, and post them up. Here’s an exception to the rule. Enjoy!

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Keel laid for warship honoring World War II Marine hero

| January 13, 2020 | 33 Comments
Keel laid for warship honoring World War II Marine hero

Gunnery Sgt. (then-Sgt.) John Basilone, of Raritan, N.J. was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism in the face of a savage Japanese frontal attack one night on Guadalcanal while manning a key machine gun. Awarded in field by dispatch 12 April 1943. A Maine shipyard announced it has celebrated the keel laying of a […]

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Sgt Slaughter Called out on Stolen Valor

| January 10, 2020 | 49 Comments
Sgt Slaughter Called out on Stolen Valor

The WrestlingInc.com reports that WWE superstar personality “Sgt Slaughter” is being accused of Stolen Valor. Say it isn’t so. In case you have any doubt – Santa Claus is real, wresting is not fake and Epstein killed himself.  *cough* The transgression that Sgt. Slaughter made was making claims in non-kayfabe interviews. In professional wrestling, kayfabe (pronounced KAY-fayb) refers to […]

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