Category Archives: Marine Sites

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday to Our Corps! Lex gives us a great version of our celebration here.  My favorite part… Pound for pound, one of the finest fighting forces the world has ever seen, and a great team to have on your … Continue reading

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It’s That Time of Year Again

It’s that time of year again.  And the state of the economy does not help right now but let’s dig out the wallet and see what we can drum up for the team. Request 1– TEAM HOPE FOR THE WARRIORS.  … Continue reading

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Mood Lifting News

Probably not terribly true but it is nice way to lighten things up just a bit. In addition to communicating with the local air traffic control facility, aircraft are required to give the Iranian Air Defense Radar (military) a ten … Continue reading

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Marine Corps Martial Arts Program

Well The Doc is back from the sandbox and he posted this video recently. Crawling in the moondust, amongst the other fun. Guys, this is just members of the squadron training, you do not want to be on the bad … Continue reading

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Independence Day Is Here

Today marks the 232nd anniversary of the event that declared the independence of the 13 colonies from Great Britain.  Each of you will celebrate this day in your own way, with your own traditions.  Stay Safe during this great holiday … Continue reading

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Support Mission

Today seems like a fitting day to remind each of you that there are some folks that are out there in some very undesireable conditions doing everything that is asked of them.  To top that off they are doing it … Continue reading

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Berkeley

Ah yes, Berkeley. I was preparing a long post to discuss this situation. I have to tell you that others have done it better than I could dream of. Go check this post for details. Here’s a quick taste: You … Continue reading

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Valour IT

Give Now, you must. If you have to limit yourself to only one charitable give this year, now is the time and Soldier’s Angels is the place. Wait for the widget to appear. For some reason it is taking a … Continue reading

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Gen. Pace

A lot has been written about the recent retirement of Gen. Pace from the Marine Corps, and public service. My mother actually met the General at a DAR event a couple of years ago, and was overwhelmed by his charisma, … Continue reading

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Afghanistan Next?

Most of you have probably seen the scuttlebutt that The Corps is positioning to redeploy from Iraq to Afghanistan, turning over responsibility for Iraqi operations to the Army. There are a lot of great arguments that the proposed change is … Continue reading

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