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    Posted by Sargesbrat
    What's with all this sexual intrigue in D.C.?   When I worked in the Sacramento capitol building late at night, we would carefully knock on each door before entering a senator's or representative's office lest we upset a late night "session".   Every office settup was the same. It woul...
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    Posted by Sargesbrat
            the CNN News photographer quickly used a>> cell phone to call the local airport to charter a>> flight.>>>> He was told a twin-engine plane would be waiting for him at>> the airport.>>>> Arriving at the airfield, he spotted ...
  • October 5, 2017
    Posted by retcolusa
    An open letter to the NFL players, ****************You graduated high school in 2011. Your teenage years were a struggle. You grew up on the wrong side of the tracks. Your mother was the leader of the family and worked tirelessly to keep a roof over your head and food on your plate. Academics were ...
  • After 30 years in the Air Force, Chief Master Sergeant George Roof wrote this article.  It seems to sum up where I am at this moment so checked it out and found it to be legit. Have fun -- Because I am a “lifer” in the military, I’ve seen the impact of apresident more than m...
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    sequax word/truth!

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      Wolf <> Can relate to the negativity of sudden & loud noises... The mentioned response would be a pretty fair indicator of some extreme experiences/
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    sequax reason for being a mil brat! also those of us brats who continued in foot steps!


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    bratdawn Praying everyone had a Merry Christmas and wish all a happier blessed New Year! I know several had painful years this past year, and please know my heart has been with you. Love you all!
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    Jimi https://www.stripes.com/news/us/pentagon-leaders-looking-to-make-a-culture-shift-within-the-military-1.5...  more
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      Wolf <> I see an up side, i see a down side <<>> Some things simply come within the territory of career choice >> You don't become law enforcement w/o the expectation of having to violently defend ones self and others, a surgeon w/o see...  more
    • Jimi
      Jimi One of the primary motivators for the PCS is to prevent the military from becoming a stifled bureaucracy wrought with corruption. Coupled with the changes to the "up or out", we could see a shift to a DMV approach. I do agree that there are service memb...  more
      • December 29, 2017
    • Jimi
      Sargesbrat This guy is a Democarat. Nuff said about that? It appears from looking at our younger brats in this organization that the services are streamlining and the amount of moves in a 20-year career have come down. The priorities can not change since the mis...  more
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      Wolf <> Footprints left in some of the same locales Twylit... I used to visit the folks Summers in the Stuttgart area when stationed at the Boeblingen Kaserne and graduated from FKHS/
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      Jimi I was born in Ft.Knox in '72
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      TwylitJones1967 Yeah Jimi I was in Scholfeild Barracks Hawaii in 72
  • Wolf
    Wolf  <> Good holidays, as in Merry Christmas and a Happy 2018 New Year >> May you be provided with all of what you need & at least some of what you want >>> Catch you down the path...
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      retcolusa We look the same here today, Wolf. A nasty winter storm is hammering us today.
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      Wolf <> Yep Terry, it's one thing to live in an environment of expected Winter anomalies, yet another to find oneself in a icy white stuff flying WTF deep freeze, eh... All in all hope you're doing well in your fairly new relocated digs/
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      Wolf <> What John ?, you're not in shock & awe at the rate of low integrity and daliance's of those that would literally as well as figuratively screw both constituency as well as anyone else subject to crosshair's/
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      Sargesbrat Wolf -- I'm so impressed they even have set up a way to pay off the complainers with tax payers' money. Feels like we are all in it together all warm and fuzzy.
      • November 28, 2017
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      Wolf <> Take away the anglicized tags and name of the country, factor in the lack of deeds done ownership, class related penance, rate of taxation, loss of self determination, the slow slide down the razor-blade banister John and one would be hard presse...  more
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      Sargesbrat Taken in its extremes, one should wonder if capitalism and democracy is a good mix or is one needed to offset the other?
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