Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Gulf War 25 Years On, and the Two Alumni Lost

Remembering Major T. C. M. Zeugner, USA, and First Lieutenant T. L. Plunk ’88, USA. R.I.P.

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Metallica Monday: Sad but True

From “S&M” in 1999:

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What Is Wrong With This Picture

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Weapons Wednesday: the M202A1 Flame Weapon

MDL is so Old Corps that he trained on one of these waaaay back. I asked him if he ever fired a live round. He replied, “NO.”

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Iwo Flag Raising

XBradTC beat us to it, so we’ll just link to them. Now, MDL brought this to our attention: “Marine Who Raised Flag on Iwo Jima Dies at 94.” “Give me 50 men not afraid to die, and I can take … Continue reading

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Forward With the Revolution! (at VMI…)

Op-For and ITOC loyalist Ragnar sent THIS piece of idiocy our way: From the May Fourth Movement to the War Against Japan and the subsequent civil war, revolutionary passion was fueled in part through the efforts of cultural producers, especially … Continue reading

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“Tiny Deformed Penis”

Hitler had one, according to the UK Telegraph: “Hitler himself is believed to have had two forms of genital abnormality: an undescended testicle and a rare condition called penile hypospadias in which the urethra opens on the under side of … Continue reading

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