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Marines aren't human

I defy anyone to read this article and who can believe that United States Marines are regular human beings like the rest of us...


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We are. We just get to see ... (Below threshold)

We are. We just get to see something most others don't, and it helps us appreciate what we do.

Stories like this churn my insides that I can't go back. When I see that my fellow Marines lose limbs and still get to go back, it pisses me off to no end that my medical condition would make me more of a liability than an asset.

Awesome story. Thanks Jay.... (Below threshold)
Son Of The Godfather:

Awesome story. Thanks Jay.

Thank you Jay for the link.... (Below threshold)
DaveD:

Thank you Jay for the link. I cannot be absolutely sure that I would be so accepting if I were in the situation these young people are in. I guess they have truly discovered that the success of their mission is larger than their own significant personal losses.

Thanks Jay. Semper Fi.... (Below threshold)
Robb H:

Thanks Jay. Semper Fi.

"Looking for a few good men... (Below threshold)
USMC Pilot:

"Looking for a few good men."

It's not just a saying!

I tried to trackback to thi... (Below threshold)

I tried to trackback to this post with my post but it kept saying I was posting trackbacks too fast. How can one trackback be too fast?

<a href="http://www.blogmos... (Below threshold)
Matt:

Ditto Don's problem. Great pointer, Jay.

I tried to get back for Des... (Below threshold)
serfer62:

I tried to get back for Dessert Storm but they said 55 was too old. Damn, I'm a better shot now the as a Lance Corporal.

Man the Hymn still stands my hair on end...

Semper Fi

Semper Fi!... (Below threshold)
Cybrludite:

Semper Fi!




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