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Veterans/Military can now salute the flag out of uniform

Posted at http://www1.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=1609 WASHINGTON — Veterans and active-duty military not in uniform can now render the military-style hand salute during the playing of the national anthem, thanks to changes in federal law that took effect this month. “The military salute … Continue reading

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Google Calendar is bad?

The military decided to block a bunch of websites last night. Livejournal was one of them, which I guess I can understand. (Not that it stops me, obviously…) The website that does bother me, however, it that they blocked google … Continue reading

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The night I died

Staff Sergeant Jones, whom goes by the alias Strider, or StriderA, has died due to a fatal gunshot wound to the chest on Thursday, Aug 30. Luckily, since we used blanks and an advance version of laser tag, death was … Continue reading

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Iraq, again…

Dates just came out. I leave for training again on 19 Sept. I’ll be there for a month, then I’ll be off to somewhere else for Live Fire Training. I’m not sure how long this will be, but after the … Continue reading

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