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One Sheriff’s Race: Two Cases of Stolen Valor

| May 20, 2022 | 29 Comments
One Sheriff’s Race: Two Cases of Stolen Valor

An article on the website WeAreTheMighty.com highlights the sheriff’s race in Callahan County Texas in which the two candidates tried to “out hooah” each other with military claims. One sheriff’s race: Two instances of stolen valor by Bethaney Phillips | May 19, 2022 In rural Callahan County, Texas, a town of about 4,000, a normal […]

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Stolen Valor Fruit

| March 30, 2022 | 49 Comments
Stolen Valor Fruit

I debated whether to post this but ultimately decided to. The only debate was I could not use names and it may strike some as “So what?” It has its value, however, in pointing out what goes on behind the scenes as well as feeling that the ‘Thank You’ we got should be passed on […]

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Soldier tried to identify as a ‘weak swimmer’ before Ranger School river drowning

| March 17, 2022 | 48 Comments
Soldier tried to identify as a ‘weak swimmer’ before Ranger School river drowning

Jeff LPH 3 sends in this Army Times report on the death of Corporal James Requenez. Requenez, assigned to the 75th Ranger Regiment, was a student in the Army Ranger School. Near the end, he attempted to flag himself as a poor swimmer on a water event, but the cadre denied the request. Moments later, […]

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Bradley White – Phony Ranger, Fake Purple Hearts

| September 2, 2021 | 198 Comments
Bradley White – Phony Ranger, Fake Purple Hearts

The folks at MilitaryPhony send us their work on this Bradley James White fella.  While lives in Corona, California.  At the time of this writing, September 2021, White is 35 years old. For some odd reason, he also has the name “Ender Geraldson Lothbrok” associated with him.  White spent some time in jail.  The Riverside […]

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Sole Surviving Brother

| June 2, 2021 | 5 Comments
Sole Surviving Brother

This post is a few days late but I thought it was worth mentioning. Navy SEAL, Green Beret killed in Afghanistan, leaving Marine brother ‘Sole Survivor’ As Beau came of age he would again follow his brothers — this time into the military, into the world of combat, into Afghanistan. But Jeremy and then Ben […]

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Private Greg Barnett – Phony Fumbles Football and Fakes Purple Hearts

| May 20, 2021 | 133 Comments
Private Greg Barnett – Phony Fumbles Football and Fakes Purple Hearts

The folks at MilitaryPhony send us their work of this Gregory Barnett fella.  Gregory Harold Barnett lives in Decatur, Alabama but spent a large part of his life in Taft, Tennessee.  At the time of this writing, May 2021, Barnett is 67 years old.  His middle name is sometimes listed as “Scott” and at other […]

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Jessica Watkins – Decorated Vet with no NDSM

| March 17, 2021 | 99 Comments
Jessica Watkins – Decorated Vet with no NDSM

The folks at Military Phony send us their work on Ms. Jessica Marie Watkins, formerly known as Mr. Jeremy David Watkins. Jessica served in the U.S. Army as a male – Jeremy David Watkins.  Court records in Rochester, New York, show that Watkins changed his/her name to Jessica Marie Watkins in 2004.  Along with a boyfriend, […]

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Of the Tab and the Scroll

| January 25, 2021 | 145 Comments
Of the Tab and the Scroll

As you’ve surmised by the photo, the title of the post is not George R.R. Martin’s latest book. We’ve discussed this topic before, because it appears to come up every election cycle. Now it’s come up as a politcally motivated smear campaign against Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR). So what constitutes an “Army Ranger?” Leave it […]

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