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    Douchebags Gone Wild – Panama City Edition

      By Pablo James Last week, I wrote about a group of college students who desecrated the American flag as part of a protest and how, despite their poor judgment and...

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    Patriots, Protests and Property

      By Pablo James Earlier this month, 38-year-old Air Force veteran, Michelle Manhart, made headlines when a video of Valdosta State College campus police forcibly detained her as she attempted to...

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    3 Winning PR Strategies For Muslim Extremists

      By Raul Felix Just like reality-TV stars, Muslim extremists are attention whores who have no qualms about doing the dirty work to get YouTube hits, social-media buzz, and mainstream coverage....

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    The Problem With Dependas…

      By Kristine Schellhaas There are jerks everywhere, especially when you’re looking for them. We’re human, so we are flawed by nature and all of us have said or done things...

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    The New Veteran, A Culture of Entitlement and Peter Pan

      By Toby Nunn President John F. Kennedy famously said, “Ask not what your country can do for you but what can you do for your country.” If only he had...

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    Douche of the Week: Amy Bushatz

      By Marcus Penn What do you get when you combine 1940s pin-up style photography, a yearly calendar, and veterans in need of some cheer getting visits from the pin-ups? Gina...

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    Hollywood, Veterans, and Social Perceptions

      By Kerry Patton For several years, I have heard on multiple occasions how veterans take issue with Hollywood. Many of these veterans are incredibly right leaning who claim Hollywood is...

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    Mentors and the Broken Veteran Conundrum

      By Lana Duffy Come on, people. I just kvetched about this. Can we please, for a minute, examine that not all veterans are angry, and not all veteran suicides are...

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    What is TSAC?

      By Nick Barringer MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS (EIEIO) The Tactical Strength and Conditioning (TSAC) special interest group is one of the largest special interest groups in the National Strength and...

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    Why You’re Wrong About the President and Bergdahl

      By Salil Puri With the Army’s announcement today that Bowe Bergdahl will be charged with desertion, soldiers all over were elated. At the same time, many troops, veterans, and politicians...

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    Aftermath

    By RU Rob In case you haven’t noticed, there has been a noticeable lack of quality art engendered by the wars over the last thirteen years or so. The music has...

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    PTSD, Non-Stories, and the Hyperbole of Veteran Deification

      By RU Twisted A woman who worked as a therapist at a VA clinic was found to have been sharing images that implied making light of Veteran suicides. The pictures...

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    The Dumbass Chronicles: Grin and Bear it!

      By Leonard Benton When stationed in Alaska I learned a very valuable set of lessons when dealing with bears. Rule 1: Always travel in pairs. You cannot outrun the bear...

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    Have You Been Vetted?

      By Lana Duffy There’s a new show trying to break out these days, and it’s called Vetted. On the heels of the short run of Enlisted, which we in the...

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    Four Reasons You Suck At Transition

    By Marty Skovlund Jr. Transition, as in the military to civilian type. You know, that nasty period of instability that you can’t seem to escape. The nice folks at your ACAP...

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    The Standard

      By Luis Rosa So, I feel like I should explain something. I really don’t feel like I can call myself a Ranger. Bear with me now, it can get complicated....

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