Posts Tagged ‘quot’

Are Bush jokes still funny?

Posted on October 18th, 2010 by admin  |  5 Comments »

Too bad, I’m tellin’ one anyway! One day in Iraq 12 soldiers from Brazil were killed after their humvee hit an IED. A Bush advisor walked into the oval office to relay the news to Bush. "Mr. President, I regret to inform you that a bomb went off in Iraq. 12 Brazilians were killed." Immediately [...]

Is McCain senile? I mean he doesn’t even know what he is talking about half the time.?

Posted on October 11th, 2010 by admin  |  23 Comments »

like his call to “deliver bottled hot water to dehydrated babies” or, In just the past six weeks, McCain has referred repeatedly to Czechoslovakia as though it still existed and to Vladimir Putin as though he were still president of Russia. More significantly, he has claimed that Iraq borders Pakistan, that the Anbar Awakening occurred [...]

how is my writing? Do you like this story?

Posted on October 9th, 2010 by admin  |  2 Comments »

War leaves no survivors. I knew that when i was born, I knew that as i grew up, and I knew that when I joined the taliban at 17. Before they found me I was nothing but a street urchin, stealing to continue my miserable life for just another day. I was desperate and nothing [...]

What do you think of my writing?

Posted on October 9th, 2010 by admin  |  1 Comment »

War leaves no survivors. I knew that when i was born, I knew that as i grew up, and I knew that when I joined the taliban at 17. Before they found me I was nothing but a street urchin, stealing to continue my miserable life for just another day. I was desperate and nothing [...]

What do you think of my book so far?

Posted on October 9th, 2010 by admin  |  1 Comment »

War leaves no survivors. I knew that when i was born, I knew that as i grew up, and I knew that when I joined the taliban at 17. Before they found me I was nothing but a street urchin, stealing to continue my miserable life for just another day. I was desperate and nothing [...]

Stupidiest thing you did in the military?

Posted on October 7th, 2010 by admin  |  15 Comments »

What’s the stupidiest thing you did in the military? [...looking for slightly funny stories, not resulting in serious injury/death] For me after arriving at my unit in Korea, I wrecked the Brigade XO CUCV on my first day, then later that week I lead a convoy into a rice paddy that got twelve vehicles stuck [...]

Why vote McCain When There Are So Many Reasons Not?

Posted on October 2nd, 2010 by admin  |  6 Comments »

IRAQ & MILITARY AFFAIRS*Skipped over a dozen votes on Iraq in the Senate. (source) "Because I know that as successful as I believe we will be, and I believe that the success will be fairly easy, we will still lose some American young men or women." (source) "We’re not going to get into house-to-house fighting [...]

Name of vehicles. How you say this?

Posted on September 30th, 2010 by admin  |  1 Comment »

Boarding it: The Captain gets in in the Jeep. Leaving it: The Captain gets off in the Jeep. ——— Three questions: 1)- What word to use Is "gets in" well said when he board the vehicle (normally, not jumping on it)? Is "gets off" okay or not? ———————————————————— 2)- Uppercase or lowercase: or you better [...]

Why are soldiers like Marine Lance Cpl. Mario Ramos-Villalta fighting in our war but yet is an illegal?

Posted on September 23rd, 2010 by admin  |  19 Comments »

TWENTY-NINE PALMS, California (CNN) — U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Mario Ramos-Villalta flashes a broad smile from beneath his camouflage cap as he talks about the country he loves and why he became a Marine. He’s fought twice in Iraq and survived an attack on his Humvee in October 2005. Now, he’s preparing for deployment to [...]

i took this really spooky "ghost" military picture?

Posted on September 18th, 2010 by admin  |  3 Comments »

so while returning from a mission, i took a random, no real intent, photo of my unit’s HUMVEE convoy and got a really spooky photo thatr just about everyone in my platoon is convinced is very real. and we’re all pretty much a no-nonsense bunch. we’ve been looking over this humvee for hours looking for [...]