Recent content by chawk

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    Written in Taliban

    Interestingly, I wonder if some of those helicopters (CH-46) being operated by the State Department in Afghanistan, were the same ones used by the Marine Corps to evacuate the Saigon embassy over 40 years ago?
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    Primitive Skills - Prehistoric Pottery Workshop

    This is not a virtual event, it's time to get outdoors. We are hosting Keith Grenoble, a well known primitive skills practitioner, at our farm in Leonardtown. Join Keith and discover the art of making prehistoric North American pottery replicas. Learn to find and work with clay, techniques for...
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    Karen is an Anti-White Racial Slur

    What do you call a guy with no arms and no legs in a hot tub? Stu.
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    Learning to live off the land in So MD?

    For exceptional training and instruction give Tim Macwelch a try:
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    home rentals targeted to Pax peoples...

    Here's a couple of ideas Try posting a rental notice on the boards at the Exchange and the commissary. Also: Military FSBO, Military by Owner, Military Homes for Sale by Owner, Military FSBO Homes for Rent, MilitaryFSBO, Military Real Estate
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    Who says fed worker unions are a good thing

    Something like this. On September 27, 2012, in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico, Graciela Jimenez, Secretary-Treasurer of American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 2263 (located in Albuquerque, N.M.), was sentenced to three years of probation and...
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    McCain targets military retirees' healthcare.....

    Could you possibly find an older article? November of 2011
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    Why do military retirees collect retirement......

    While not the most eloquent reply, I understand your frustration. Many people do not understand the level of commitment required to serve 20 years in the military. Some are correct in asserting that not everyone is put in harms way; however, members of the military are available for duty 24...
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    The Return Of The Scary Gun Ban. 2012 Edition.

    Select fire? The only selections available on "assault weapons": Safe and Fire-one trigger pull=one disharge Fully automatic weapons would provide additional options: Auto- one trigger pull and hold= multiple discharges until the trigger is released or the magazine is empty...
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    SEAL Training Includes Shooting Muslim Woman

    Press TV- must be true I miss watching the Iranian news, great comic relief.
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    Leonardtown Company honoring our Seals with shirts

    Sure they do "I Love My Submariner" Mug (Officer) I Love My Submariner" Mug (Officer)
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    MD: Military contractors can be sued

    Your comment is the most ignorant thing I have read today. Do you really think our servicemen are standing around inhaling that crap because they want to? You can't get away from it, there is nowhere to go when you are on a FOB. DA.
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    Taliban Victory In Afghanistan Is Inevitable already used that in 2007 I challenge you to say that to his face.
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    DynCorp union negotiations impact

    Not as easy as you think There is no company that can bring in over 900 QUALIFIED employees to fill the requirements of the CFT at Pax River in a short time period. The union knows that, so does DynCorp, and so does the Navy. These aren't ditch diggin jobs, and there is not a pool of...
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    When the Bush Tax Breaks Expire

    Relative comparison What does it mean to you? Here is a relative comparison (from wikipedia) of pre-tax cut (2002) and post tax cut rates (2003 to current): Married filing jointly or Qualifying widow(er) Tax Year 2002 Tax Year 2003 Income level...