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WATCH What Happens When Criminals Try Stealing An Armed Marine’s Truck

September 29, 2013 2 comments
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King County sheriff’s deputies say that a man and a woman arrived at the scene in another vehicle that was stolen from Kent and tried to prowl or steal a pickup truck.

 

A struggle ensued when the owner, a U.S. Marine, confronted them and shots were fired…

 

 

 

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Obama makes U.S. Marine break the rules, and he does not look happy about it!!… “Even though he is the commander in chief, there are some orders that even President Obama cannot give – as he found out today, much to the mirth of a put-upon U.S. Marine.”

May 16, 2013 1 comment

Obama makes U.S. Marine break the rules, and he does not look happy about it!!

Daily Mail – UK ^ | 16 May 2013 | David Martosko

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2013 9:22:13 PM by tellw

 

Even though he is the commander in chief, there are some orders that even President Obama cannot give – as he found out today, much to the mirth of a put-upon U.S. Marine.

Hosting Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Rose Garden today, the president requested a standing Marine to open an umbrella and protect his head from the light rain that was falling. However, according to Marine Corps regulations, not even the President of the United States can request a serving officer to carry an umbrella without the express permission of the Commandant of the Marine Corps.

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Marines studying mindfulness-based training… (“The U.S. Marine Corps, known for turning out some of the military’s toughest warriors, is studying how to make its troops even tougher through meditative practices, yoga-type stretching and exercises based on mindfulness”)

January 20, 2013 Leave a comment

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Marine Corps, known for turning out some of the military’s toughest warriors, is studying how to make its troops even tougher through meditative practices, yoga-type stretching and exercises based on mindfulness.

 

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Marine Corps officials say they will build a curriculum that would integrate mindfulness-based techniques into their training if they see positive results from a pilot project. Mindfulness is a Buddhist-inspired concept that emphasizes active attention on the moment to keep the mind in the present.

 

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‘No ma’am’: Letter from U.S. Marine to Dianne Feinstein goes viral

January 1, 2013 1 comment

‘No ma’am’: Letter from U.S. Marine to Dianne Feinstein goes viral

 

BizPacReview.com ^ | January 1, 2013 | Michele Kirk

 

Posted on Tuesday, January 01, 2013 2:46:53 PM by T.O.K.

 

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The following letter, written by U.S. Marine Joshua Boston and headlined “No ma’am.,” was posted in the CNN iReport on Dec. 27 with the included note from the producer and photo.

It has struck a nerve with many and is being circulated around social media venues like Twitter and Facebook.

 

 

 

(Excerpt) Read more at bizpacreview.com …

 

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Gunny G: What “The Folks” Are Hearing About That U.S. Marine In A Mexican Slammer!

December 11, 2012 6 comments

Gunny G: What “The Folks” Are Hearing About That U.S. Marine In A Mexican slammer!

We’ve all been reading online about that Marine chained to a bed in a mexican jail somewher; government silence on the matter;and we all already know about “Once A Marine Always A Marine,” etc.

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Marine Thrown In Mexican Slammer, Chained To Bed!
http://gunnyg.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/obama-silent-as-marine-is-chained-to-bed-in-mexican-jail-on-trumped-up-charges/

Obama Silent As Marine…
http://gunnyg.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/obama-silent-as-marine-is-chained-to-bed-in-mexican-jail-on-trumped-up-charges/

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U.S. Marine Arrested for Facebook Posts

August 19, 2012 1 comment

 

(SALEM / RICHMOND) – A decorated U.S. Marine who served his nation in two wars, Brandon Raub, of Richmond Virginia, was arrested for airing his critical views of the U.S. government on Facebookthis weekend.

 

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We just reported yesterday that a Human Rights activist in Bahrain is being prosecuted for six Twittermessages. Politically, this country is increasingly resembling Bahrain and other nations that arrest those who speak out critically over federal policy.

 

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Obama ‘taking Iran’s side’ on damages from ’83 bombing that killed 241 Marines

February 2, 2012 Leave a comment

President Barack Obama, in a bid to reconcile with the Teheran regime, has blocked legislation that would hold Iran accountable for the Hizbullah bombing that killed 241 U.S. Marines in 1983.

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