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“I Consider Myself a Citadel Alumna…”

This story is making the rounds amongst the Citadel Alumni- Shannon Faulkner considers herself a hero of sorts but she definitely is not.  The opening of the Citadel to women is pretty marred unlike that of VMI.  Many did not … Continue reading

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The Army Returning to Its Roots?

Interesting concept: train to the standard to meet the standard. Also calls to mind a corollary borrowed from JFK: don’t change the standard before learning why it was created in the first place.

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New Uniforms Will Be Expensive

In case you knuckle heads who think that Pinks and Greens will be cool, let me highlight some facts, it is going to cost you a bunch of money, let me show you. Pinks and Greens will require the following: … Continue reading

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Well Ain’t That Special

Didn’t know the SMA was decision maker; but apparently he is, as he is talking as if the “pinks and greens” are a done deal.  Really Army, you say we have a readiness crisis, but we have money to go … Continue reading

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“It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)”

The world is coming to an end, if this happens in the USAF, will Aviation Warrants be a thing of the past?  The USAF is thinking about Enlisted Pilots! It’s the end of the world as we know it. It’s … Continue reading

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Class of 1990 adds two stars

Congratulations to my BRs Bill Bowers, USMC, and Dan Caine, ANG on their selection for promotion to Brigadier General. 90! 90! 90!

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VMI can be an extension of High School Immaturity

From time to time Halloween festivities get suspended at VMI.  13 years ago you’ll recall the Institute making national news over Nazi inspired wears.  Whether joking or not, there was no Halloween dressing up until I was in my extended … Continue reading

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