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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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    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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    The Sobel Dilemma

      By SGT Awesome In the Rhino Den writer’s room the other day a few of us were having a discussion about whether BDU or Multi-cam brought out the color of...

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    11 Memes Poking Fun at Brian Williams

      The internet is a wonderful place, if you are looking to totally demean a douchebag.  If you need the back-story check out our Douche of the Week: Brian Williams.  If...

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    Staff Duty Blues

      By Left of the Boom We have all felt it.  If you spent any time on active duty your name got put on that DA 6 the 1SG lovingly maintained...

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    10 Tired Expressions of the Modern Military

    By Pablo James Every now and then some military leader sums up an idea in a clear and eloquent way that makes the concept clear and easily understandable to all. The...

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    22 Veterans and 1 Robin Williams

      By Kerry Patton The moment news broke about the passing of Robin Williams, my heart dropped. The guy was a legend in the entertainment industry and a die-hard fan of...

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    Memorial Day: ‘The Librarians’ Remember

      By Kerry Patton I was recently invited on set for TNT’s new television show called The Librarians which airs this winter. Considering a few veterans have a sour taste toward...

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    “Affluenza” Part II: All the Justice Your Money Can Buy

      By Havoc13 Back in December, my friend and fellow Rhino Den writer RU Twisted wrote a brilliant and timely article on something called “affluenza,” which he explained as “an ‘affliction’...

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    On Rape

      By Nick Palmisciano We need to step up. All of us. The Department of Defense is now estimating that anywhere from 20-25% of all women who have served in the...

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    We’re Still At War

      By Jack Mandaville Earlier this evening I was at dinner with my girlfriend, enjoying a large plate of Texas fajitas with a tall, cold glass of water to wash everything...

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    Are You Tired of the Government Screwing Over Veterans?

      By Kerry Patton First, the government started to play around with Military and Veteran medical insurance premiums through an insurance program known as TriCare. Then, they decided paying the families...

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    Why I Don’t Leak Secrets

    By J.E. McCollough One should never trust a government, any government; its nature is to seek first to preserve itself and increase its power. However, for a free society to hope...

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    9 Years and Billions of Dollars…

    Editor’s note: I have received numerous requests over the past year to post “Warrior Poetry.” I have toiled with this decision but have decided that I will let you, the readers, decide...

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    Conspiritardation

      By Peter Nealen I’ve been seeing more and more rampant conspiracy theories floating around for the last nine months. Sandy Hook seemed to really open the floodgates, and it’s just...

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    Embassy Closures: More Reasons it’s BS

    Editor’s Note: I have received a multitude of inquiries as to the validity of Kerry’s writing.  If you are incapable of independent Google searches I will be of assistance. By Kerry...

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