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    The Best Welcome Home…EVER!

      By Jack Mandaville The guys I served in the Marine Corps with—like so many who have served this past decade—spent the majority of their enlistments at war, training themselves for...

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    The Rhino Den Guide to Avoiding Workplace Violence

      by Paul J. O’Leary We live in what increasingly seems to be a more violent world where workplace violence and the continued proliferation of Nickelback and Justin Bieber music coming...

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    In Defense of Alcohol

      By Kelly Crigger Everyone tells you not to drink when you’re emotional or hurting. And they’re probably right. But there are times when it helps and those people who say...

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    Five Successful Marine Corps Veterans You Haven’t Heard About

    By J.E. McCollough Entering the private sector after military service is rarely a simple transition. Life throws all kinds of complications at the veteran from the simple to severe. The loss...

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    FBI Director James Comey Pulled a Serious Judo Move on Hillary Clinton

      By Kelly Crigger Hillary Clinton probably realizes by now that FBI Director James Comey pulled a fast one on her. His decision not to indict Clinton for a long list...

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    We Don’t Have A Clue

      By Kevin Wilson The recent string of attacks in Europe has proved once and for all that we, and by we I mean western society, have no fucking clue how...

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    Working in the Unknown

      By RU Rob Imagine if you will, being deployed to Afghanistan. You are there for one purpose, to fight and win. Every day you know that when you leave the...

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    Iron Sharpens Iron

      By RU Rob For any military officer, staff work sucks. They like to lead, not get stuck behind a desk on a thankless Battalion, Brigade, Division, or Joint staff. But...

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    First Drone Strike on U.S. Soil

    By J. E. McCollough The battalion commander I fought under during the invasion of Iraq had a saying, “Never send a Marine where you can send artillery, and why send artillery...

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    Comparing Clinton – Email, OPSEC, and Intent

      By Lana Duffy On 5 July, the FBI declared they would not pursue federal charges against Former Defense Secretary and current presumptive Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton. Despite saying she acted...

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    An Open Letter to the Army Chief of Staff

    By SGT Awesome An Open Letter To Army Chief of Staff, General Mark Milley, Hi Mark, it’s me, Awesome. I see you’ve decided to let a few people roll up their...

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    Scary Monsters: A New York Reporter Gets Punked by a Gun

      By Paul J. O’Leary Gersh Kuntzman of the New York Daily News might be a punk ass bitch. In an effort to join the debate over guns in America following...

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    Douche of the Week: Brock Allen Turner AND His Father–a Family Affair

      By Elana Duffy  Brock Turner. If you don’t know who he is you not only live under a rock, but there isn’t even a Rhino Den under there. Maybe you’re...

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    An Open Letter to Nick Palmisciano

      Before you read the meat of this letter, I’d like to preface it with the fact that I have worked for Nick Palmisciano for four years now. Before that I...

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    Victim or Victor

      By Josh Gagnier We are not special and we are not owed anything. You are the only one responsible for your situation. “I don’t want to be a product of...

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    Why You Should Shut Up About the Two Girls Who Enlisted Infantry

      By Paul J. O’Leary The online veteran community has discovered something new to get its collective panties in a bunch about. It seems two 17-year-old young ladies from Texas have...

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