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Rational Survivalist and Prudent Preppers Group
Why would someone on Daily Kos make a group like this? Simple, disasters happen. No amount of wishing and hoping is going to stop that. Until we can control the weather, Hurricanes, Tornados, Ice ...
DrillSgtK 04/11/2015 43 6 - -
Corporal Lindsey C Lockett Comes Home
In 1950, 24-year-old Army Corporal Lindsey C. Lockett was captured by Chinese troops in Korea. Word came that he died in captivity. Now, 65 years later, the Department of Defense informed his family ...
DrillSgtK 04/08/2015 5 13 - -
As a pure concept: RFRA's
Religious Freedom Restoration Act's as a pure concept should not be that controversial. No, really. As a concept they should be very simple acts, "If the government imposes a rule or law that ...
DrillSgtK 04/07/2015 23 2 - -
$45 for a Tylenol?
My partner at work was complaining about the bill his spouse got from going to the Emergency Department a month ago. We have a great health insurance plan, as long as you don't use it . Which is ...
DrillSgtK 03/15/2015 18 21 - -
"Doing something" about ISIS = Dead US Troops
No sugar coating it. All those people who want the President to "Do Something" about ISIS/ISIL/IS/what-ever, are saying they want US troops to be killed. Now, guess what! Soldiers understand this.
DrillSgtK 02/14/2015 43 18 - -
Single payer in steps
While I am glad that 13 to 14 million uninsured people now have insurance (out of the 42 million in 2012), I have not been happy with what is out there now. I work full time in EMS (Emergency ...
DrillSgtK 02/05/2015 7 9 - -
"Obama-care" from the front lines
Another in a single persons view of how the Health Care system is dealing with the first year of "Obamacare" (aka ACA). We saw a very large increase in Calls For Service. In 2013 we saw just under ...
DrillSgtK 01/25/2015 2 7 - -
The Second Amendment does not apply to minorities
At least in the mind of many "responsible gun owners". This was made clear yesterday when 43-year-old vigilante Michael Foster saw a black man put a handgun in his holster and decided that there ...
DrillSgtK 01/22/2015 205 125 2 -
Gun Nuts win another case :-(
The NRA is excited now that they have won in the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals which unanimously ruled that the federal ban on gun ownership for anyone who has been “adjudicated as a mental ...
DrillSgtK 12/19/2014 53 11 1 -
"Obama-care" a front line view
I'm a Paramedic for a mid sized metro area, about 1.1 million people in the metro area in the day, which the Metro Gov provides between 16 to 24 ambulances for 911 service through out the day. This ...
DrillSgtK 12/07/2014 9 11 - -
That Bullet just ain't safe!
This might just turn into an ongoing series. In the last five months six guns have been recalled (well five and one "we are not recalling but we will fix the problem we denied exists"). Now we can ...
DrillSgtK 12/06/2014 18 5 1 -
That Gun is just not safe...again!
Remington has been in the news a lot for recalls, but now they insist that even though they will replace the trigger of the Model 700 rifle - on every one ever made, over 7.8 million - they are not ...
DrillSgtK 12/06/2014 37 10 - -
That Gun Just is not Safe
Remington is recalling one of its popular "boom-sticks", the Model 887 shotgun. The reason? It was made with defective parts that can get damaged by regular use and cause it to fire when you're ...
DrillSgtK 11/29/2014 38 13 - -
The tide may be turning on Gun Owner Responsibility
Over the past several months more news reports have been coming out about "responsible" gun owners who used their guns to stop crime, and what the gun toter thought was crime, being challenged in ...
DrillSgtK 11/26/2014 23 21 1 -
Another gun death in Ferguson
Well, in St. Louis to be correct. It seams that a Becca Campbell, 26, and her unnamed boyfriend, bought a gun because they were worried about violence in Ferguson. So, like all "responsible gun ...
DrillSgtK 11/23/2014 63 66 - -
Vets are about to be screwed
Thanks to our Democratic leadership playing politics instead of putting the needs of the Veterans first. Through dirty tricks and refusing to make reasonable accommodations to disabled vets, Rep ...
DrillSgtK 11/19/2014 8 7 - -
Four more of our Lost have returned
The following MIA have been accounted for. Cpl. Leland F. Smith , U.S. Army, Company K, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, was lost Nov. 28, 1950, in North Korea. He was accounted for ...
DrillSgtK 11/13/2014 4 17 - -
A Veteran Thanks this Nation.
I want to give a public thank you to the people of this nation and to the institutions of this nation for allowing me to serve for so many years. I have been honored by the privilege of serving the ...
DrillSgtK 11/11/2014 7 13 - -
First General Election vote in KY
I did it, managed to get to the polls and fill in the bubbles on paper. (I kind of miss the old New York machines, they had levers and a big red handle that pulled a curtain closed and then back ...
DrillSgtK 11/04/2014 3 6 - -
I'm voting in KY for the first time Tuesday.
Having for years been a registered voter in New York (even when I was not living there due to military service) I ended up in a strange situation of living in Ohio not on Active Duty. Ohio allows ...
DrillSgtK 11/03/2014 8 17 - -
Republicans Hate The Military...Not the Military Industrial Complex
Under the "with friends like this" heading comes Senator Tommy Coburn (R-Chevron), who gets mad that some retired military are "triple dipping"! The Senator who never met a corporation he did not ...
DrillSgtK 11/03/2014 5 15 - -
You're invited to join my one person effort to fight gun crime.
A school shooting took place a few miles from my home on tuesday. That evening another man was shot and killed. The next day an 18 year old was arrested after robbing a store with a gun, and ...
DrillSgtK 10/02/2014 28 11 - -
Another School Shooting, Another better term for solutions.
Today, just a few miles from my home, a 16 year old shot one of his classmates. Of course the pro-gun types were "blame the shooter not the gun". No one is blaming the gun, they blame the ...
DrillSgtK 09/30/2014 68 25 - -
Report from the Front Lines of "Obama-Care" (long)
As I've written in the past about my very antidotal point of view on what is going on in my city since "Obamacare" (better known as ACA) has come into effect. We are half way through the year now ...
DrillSgtK 09/24/2014 11 30 - -
Is Grimes trying to lose?
Over the last several days Grimes has been doing her best to drive away democrats from her campaign. In the May primary She faced three unknown opponents and they got 23% of the vote, the biggest ...
DrillSgtK 09/15/2014 42 11 - -
Water Main Broke today
The water main in our street broke Monday afternoon, water all over, traffic blocked, and no one in the neighborhood has running water (in the house, some have it in the front yard headed into their ...
DrillSgtK 08/19/2014 13 11 - -
The lesson we are not leaning from Ferguson
The lesson not learned from the events in Ferguson MO is simple: All police should have body cameras! All Police Cars should have "dash-cams"! Ferguson HAS them but has not deployed them. More ...
DrillSgtK 08/18/2014 8 6 - -
Another Comes Home To Rest
Originally posted by Hondo at This Ain't Hell. He wrote it so well it is worth reposting. ************* SSgt. David R. Kittredge, 450th Bomber Squadron, 322nd Bomber Group, Medium, 9th Air Force, ...
DrillSgtK 08/12/2014 3 8 - -
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is returned and immediately attacked by the Right Wing
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (who was captured when he was an E-3, and promoted twice while in captivity) has been released. In just about every comment section of any article about the release you will find ...
DrillSgtK 05/31/2014 243 282 - -
Voted in KY today, first time.
We moved here in June and I got mobilized so I never had the opportunity to vote last year. Since coming off mob, i've registered and can vote in the Primary that is today. I got off work this ...
DrillSgtK 05/20/2014 4 6 - -
The Day Before the Primary - Kentucky - (a small informal sample)
I don't understand the mechanics of election winning. Mainly what works and does not. I don't see how yard signs can get you elected. But they are everywhere, so they must do something or people ...
DrillSgtK 05/19/2014 16 4 - -
"Obamacare" - antidotal evidence from the front lines of ACA
I'm a Paramedic for a major metro area and as such see the front line of expensive medical care - Emergency Medicine. I have friends in the EMS world in four other states covering urban, suburban ...
DrillSgtK 05/09/2014 6 23 1 -
Why it is better to be a KY Republican than a KY Democrat
I'm a Paramedic and get to spend 12 to 16 hours a night with a partner inside an ambulance. As such you get to know them pretty well even if you switch out. Last night I had a partner who is very ...
DrillSgtK 05/09/2014 32 169 1 -
And the ACA "Obamacare" fraud begins
I'm sure this is true with any law that is more than two lines long and requires massive amounts changes to the Federal Registry. (Most laws require a department to make rules on how the law is to ...
DrillSgtK 04/25/2014 18 11 - -
Smart Gun…a start?
Recently the "iP1" was released to the market. One of the first handheld boomsticks to hold the term "Smart" with it. In a nutshell, this gun won't fire unless the linked item is with it. (in this ...
DrillSgtK 02/25/2014 18 4 - -
ACA is (Saving/Killing) our Hospital! [anecdotal view from the front line]
In my position on the front lines of health care (Paramedic), I'm seeing changes in the Hospitals, 911, and other medical providers that are going on. Some are directly due to the ACA, others might ...
DrillSgtK 02/24/2014 10 13 - -
Preparing your children for disaster
I'm a paramedic in a large county, about 800,000 residents. As such I get to have first hand contact with people in some of the worst times of their life. Recently I had a situation that drove ...
DrillSgtK 02/22/2014 37 120 1 -
Acknowledging my ignorance: Public Education of my kids
My kids attend a public school. I attended public schools most of the time (military brat, not every move allowed for us to get enrolled in the school so home schooling happened from time to time). ...
DrillSgtK 02/19/2014 55 17 - -
Tide is turning - Gun Control vs "Self Defense" vs "murder"
A while back I wrote about how Gun Control would not happen until the general population changed its view on gun use. (http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/12/16/1263141/-Gun-Control-won-t-happen-till)
DrillSgtK 02/17/2014 17 6 - -
ACA - the Street View
As a Paramedic for a major metro area, i'm on the "front lines" of the ACA battle, so to speak. Mostly how the effects are applying to 911, EMS and Emergency Departments. Prior to 1 Jan, our ...
DrillSgtK 02/14/2014 2 11 - -
More Gun Control upheld - CA's recent ruling.
Now to be honest the NRA media is trying to spin this a "a crushing blow to gun control" and a "big win" to the NRA. In a nut shell, the 9th Circuit Court in CA over turned a small portion of CA's ...
DrillSgtK 02/13/2014 25 21 - -
Supporting what you want, doing things the "Right Wing Way"
A while back I was looking for new conspiracies to add to my collection and was going through a podcast by a right wing survivalist. He stated something very spot on that focused my thinking: "If ...
DrillSgtK 02/05/2014 6 10 - -
Gun Control is Constitutional!
At least the laws in New York and Connecticut are. Yesterday a Federal Court upheld Connecticut's new law's restrictions as a constitutionally valid means of balancing gun rights and the government'...
DrillSgtK 01/31/2014 40 32 - -
Fewer guns in CA.
California has a law that requires all new models of auto loading hand boom sticks (pistols) be equipped with "mircostamping". If the gun is not on the current list of approved guns for sale, it has ...
DrillSgtK 01/23/2014 85 16 - -
Food Storage: Starting over.
Last year I moved to a new state because I was finally able to gain full time employment. (For five years I looked in our last metro we lived in, and while I found many part time jobs, no full time ...
DrillSgtK 01/16/2014 19 16 1 -
First effort at not supporting what I disagree with.
Earlier this week I posted a nugget of truth I found in a Right Wing nut blog. You get more of what you want when you support that and less of what you don't want when you don't support it. One ...
DrillSgtK 01/15/2014 9 12 1 -
Truth from the Right Wing Nuts.
In my weekly search for new conspiracies I came across a great statement from a Survivalist. "They way you get more of what you want is by not buying what you don't want. Support the things you ...
DrillSgtK 01/13/2014 7 5 - -
ACA and its effect on EMS. (just one POV)
I work for a large county wide EMS system covering 790,000+ people in a 399 square mile area with around 250 EMT's and Paramedics. We were warned by the State to expect some changes in our call ...
DrillSgtK 01/08/2014 20 20 - -
Shipping a gun to your door.
A recent post on Daily Kos "Did you get a gun for Christmas" http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/01/05/1267248/-Firearms-Law-and-Policy-Open-Thread-Did-you-get-gun-for-Christmas Pointed out that ...
DrillSgtK 01/07/2014 50 9 - -
More on the Connecticut Gun Registration
A bit ago I posted about how gun rights advocates have tried to argue that passing a law they disagreed with would result in massive non-compliace so the government should not bother passing it. ...
DrillSgtK 01/04/2014 15 20 2 -
This is a bit late, but I think it can be useful
Here in Kenutckyana, we are looking at a "big" storm, up to 3 inches of snow. (yeah, last winter I was in Cleveland so I'll see your 3 inches and raise you a foot) Either way, we are looking at a ...
DrillSgtK 01/03/2014 4 8 - -
But now everyone has Health Insurance…Right?
Today (1 Jan 2014) ACA's requirement for everyone - except a massive list of exceptions - is required to have health insurance. However I can say with 100% certainty that they don't. I work for an ...
DrillSgtK 01/01/2014 22 35 1 -
Gun Owners show you don't "have to pry it from our cold dead hands"
In Connecticut new laws expanding what is an assault weapon, adding more restrictions to handgun ownership/carry and limiting magazine size (while grandfathering existing ones) went into effect today.
DrillSgtK 01/01/2014 76 18 - -
Forget fighting for Medicare for All!
Lets fight for Medicaid for All! (yes, a teaser title) Recently a post asked if we should start fighting for expanding Medicare to anyone 50 years old or older, maybe starting with moving the age ...
DrillSgtK 12/26/2013 11 7 - -
My Parrot: "Uncle GOP Radio"
Yep, it is the holidays. The day you get to spend time with family that you normally avoid by having a life and activities to attend to. I'm sure every family has that person who parrots ...
DrillSgtK 12/25/2013 42 71 2 -
Finding the Pearls in the swine pen.
I collect conspiracy theories for fun. They amuse me. As such I dip into the fringe of the political spectrum. (yes, even liberals have fringe groups that are just nuts.) Today I was hitting the ...
DrillSgtK 12/23/2013 1 4 - -
One thing ACA won't fix…Medical Billing!
Medical Bills suck. I think they are worse if you have insurance. Not the dollar amount but the bills. Last month I took my kids to the doctors when they were sick with cough and high mucus ...
DrillSgtK 12/21/2013 15 12 - -
Every Soldier deserves a proper burial.
the Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office announced the identification of three Korean War KIA's: Cpl. Cletus R. Lies, U.S. Army, Medical Company, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry ...
DrillSgtK 12/20/2013 5 12 - -
When good people choose not to serve.
While I was working tonight we posted in a parking lot where two police joined us for a little bit. The conversation turned to a call we were all on, a chase that ended with the chased rolling over ...
DrillSgtK 12/19/2013 11 8 - -
Conflicting messages about "Obama-Care"
I live in a state that is going for the Medicaid expansion. This means 60% of my fellow employees now qualify for Medicaid but we can't get it because our job offers a much more expensive Health ...
DrillSgtK 12/19/2013 9 - - -
Social Security is doomed, what are you doing to prepare?
I'm a paramedic in a large city. Not to many shifts ago I took a younger (college age) person to the hospital for an injury. One of the ways we help people is to get them talking about something ...
DrillSgtK 12/17/2013 57 6 - -
Gun Control, won't happen till...
...Society changes its view of Gun use. Lately the RKBA and pro-NRA types have been digging through the news for those rare cases of "defensive" use of a gun. (rare vs the total number of deaths ...
DrillSgtK 12/16/2013 92 14 1 -
"If you raise minimum wage…"
it won't make a difference because they will lose the difference to taxed" was something one of my co-workers parroted from their drive in listening to yell radio. They also were under the idea ...
DrillSgtK 12/13/2013 6 7 - -
Demobilization: 2008 vs 2013
Not really sure if this is of interest to many here, but I hope some will find it interesting. I recently was activated from the Army Reserves to go to Afghanistan, how ever due to events, I was ...
DrillSgtK 12/12/2013 5 13 1 -
(Not) Another Crazy Vet
It did not take long, but it still came out. Another Crazy Vet suffering from PTS goes on a rampage and kills several! Except that is not true. Yes he was crazy, and yes he was a vet. But the ...
DrillSgtK 09/17/2013 17 4 - -
Chicago rolls back gun laws.
Yup, you read that right. Chicago has struck a blow for a safer city by ending several common sense gun laws. They also made sure that the City keeps turning up in Gun Fail. The City has decided ...
DrillSgtK 09/14/2013 34 17 1 -
My Deployment and my Employer
For labor day I thought I would talk about how my Employer(s) are and have handled my Deployments in the past and present. Let me start off with a comment on my current Employer: They are being ...
DrillSgtK 09/02/2013 4 12 - -
Obama give military a 1% pay raise
Cites his power as Chief Executive to ignore Congresses budgeted 1.8% pay increase. So as he is about to bomb another nation, is cutting positions and reducing the manpower numbers (but not ...
DrillSgtK 09/02/2013 7 - - -
Getting ready for war (good advice for everyone)
As I posted yesterday, i've been activated (i am currently in the Army Reserves) for deployment to Afghanistan. In typical Army SNAFU fashion, I have 5 weeks notice and have ended up with 7 non-...
DrillSgtK 08/31/2013 31 43 2 -
But I thought the war was over?
I have been hearing that while getting my affairs in order for the deployment to Afghanistan I was given short notice that I was going on. (less than 5 weeks) My co-worker on the Ambulance was the ...
DrillSgtK 08/30/2013 17 9 - -
(Another) That Gun Just Ain't Safe
Yup, another recall of guns for design issues. This time it is the Springfield Arms 3.3XD series 9mm and .45ACP Automatics. These Guns/handguns/pistols/thunder sticks/whatever have an issue that "...
DrillSgtK 08/28/2013 54 9 - -
honest man saves US taxpayers millions
The Army Times reported on a Citizen Soldier who has saved the US taxpayer millions of fraudulent charges in Afghanistan. http://www.armytimes.com/article/20130729/NEWS02/307290033/Soldier-mayor-...
DrillSgtK 08/26/2013 52 96 1 -
Seeing a mental health expert won't hurt your career...unless
you want to have a career. The Washington Times has a great article about an outstanding Soldier who wanted to use the "Green to Gold" program to go to college with ROTC and become a JAG (Lawyer). ...
DrillSgtK 08/24/2013 8 20 - -
Mea Culpa, I've ticked off the Daily KOS Gun Owners
With the sin of terminology. yesterday I posted Smith and Wesson's recall due to defective parts of their M&P Shield line of handguns. I used the word "Automatic" before the word "handgun". ...
DrillSgtK 08/24/2013 562 199 1 -
That Gun Just Ain't Safe!
Smith and Wesson, one of the worlds biggest supporters of the NRA, has put out a product recall...because the gun they make is not safe. Due to bad production or design the safety system that is ...
DrillSgtK 08/23/2013 43 18 - -
Your Nation needs Your Help
The United States has fought several wars over the years. The cost of war is high, lives lost being the highest cost. Many of those lost in past wars have not been brought home for proper burial. ...
DrillSgtK 08/14/2013 4 6 - -
Tri-care health insurance rates won't be hiked!...for now.
"In a move that virtually ensures only nominal increases in fees for Tricare beneficiaries in the coming year, the Senate Armed Services Committee has flatly rejected a Pentagon proposal to increase ...
DrillSgtK 07/10/2013 6 9 - -
And now? More guns for Chicago!
Today the State of Illinois saw the Veto of a state wide concealed carry law be overridden with support from Democrats. Worse Brandon Phillips D-Harrisburg, (http://www.ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?GA=98&...
DrillSgtK 07/09/2013 19 9 - -
Why people on the Left should join the Military.
Yes, there are people on the Left who have served in the military, currently serve, and will do so. But it is clear that they do not represent the majority of those who do. This is a very sad thing.
DrillSgtK 06/30/2013 69 20 - -
Feeding six for less than SNAP can give.
We often hear the GOP rant about how you can make it on $30 a week per person, in fact so much so that they want to cut that amount to $26 a week per person. Now it is possible to do this, and eat ...
DrillSgtK 06/21/2013 17 11 - -
Why I keep a can of gas in my trunk.
I find that I am a prepper. Not a survivialist, but a prepper. (A survivialist is a nut worried about the end of the world as we know it. A prepper is a rational person worried about bad things ...
DrillSgtK 06/18/2013 64 9 2 -
Letter asking me to stay in Ohio!
In December of 2010 I completed my Bachelors of Science in Emergency Management and Homeland Security at the University of Akron (Ohio). For two years I have been seeking employment in that field ...
DrillSgtK 06/17/2013 11 36 3 -
My hours are cut and I'm told to "thank Obama"
Last week one of the part time jobs I have sent us a letter telling all part time workers they would be limited to no more than 26 hours a week with out a manager pre-approving it. And more than 30 ...
DrillSgtK 06/15/2013 68 22 - -
That gun just ain't safe...recall by manufacture
Thompson/Centerfire Arms has recalled its rifles made before June 13th 2013 because "Thompson/Center Arms has identified a condition where the safety lever in certain rifles may bind preventing the ...
DrillSgtK 06/15/2013 44 16 - -
Why a gun owner opposes...Part III
the proposed laws. Too often we see the debate about guns turn into a shouting match, tossing of counter-numbers from skewed polls/data sets/etc, and personal attacks. We see people using the same ...
DrillSgtK 06/13/2013 25 7 - -
Time to laugh at the Survivalist nuts
Today I have to indulge in a bit of schadenfreude. A friend who I work with, who is an ok guy other than his rabid right wing thinking, has been all upset at the NSA reading his email, listening ...
DrillSgtK 06/10/2013 6 6 - -
Robert Reich has it wrong
Reich got it wrong in his recent article called the "Quite Closing of Washington". Reich is not known as a Conservative, but has lost a lot of support from the left with his calls for ending ...
DrillSgtK 06/10/2013 11 1 - -
Drill Sgt K, How does your garden grow...
Very well...now. It did not start that way. Strangely I have Survivalist Podcast to thank for the improvement. Nothing in life is simple, and this is not either. I came off Active Duty in May of ...
DrillSgtK 06/05/2013 19 18 1 -
Why a gun owner opposes ...Part II
the proposed laws. Too often we see the debate about guns turn into a shouting match, tossing of counter-numbers from skewed polls/data sets/etc, and personal attacks. We see people using the same ...
DrillSgtK 06/03/2013 190 20 - -
Why a gun owner opposes ... Part 1
the proposed laws. Too often we see the debate about guns turn into a shouting match, tossing of counter-numbers from skewed polls/data sets/etc, and personal attacks. We see people using the same ...
DrillSgtK 06/01/2013 287 29 - -
Why I Dislike Memorial Day (many reasons)
Why would someone who served in the military dislike a holiday that honors military service? What am I, some kind of hypocrite? More after the fold.
DrillSgtK 05/27/2013 28 13 - -
Was visited by some "Union Organizers"
Yesterday I had two young college age girls show up at my door asking for me because I worked for a company. They said they were doing some research on working conditions for an Union, The "EMS ...
DrillSgtK 05/18/2013 10 25 - -
having fun practicing to kill people
Two days ago I posted about my experience with my unit's annual weapon qualification. I had not expected it to end up as one of the most recommended or even more than 30 comments. Now I had picked ...
DrillSgtK 03/27/2013 170 27 1 -
I shot an Assault Rifle this Weekend, It was FUN!
First off, yes, I went to the range this weekend with 109 of my "friends". I say friends because we all dress alike, go "camping" together several times a year, meet at least once a month and do ...
DrillSgtK 03/25/2013 596 248 8 -
Reducing the Cost of Health Insurance - pat on my own back
I helped save over $1,200 of tax payer money last night! One of my part time jobs is with a private ambulance service in a major city. Most of our work is moving people from one medical center to ...
DrillSgtK 03/20/2013 8 11 - -
Printable Guns - now approved by the ATF
This weekend the ATF approved "Defense Distributed" for a manufacturing license. This means the self described Libertarian/Anarchist Cody Wilson can sell the guns he "prints" with a 3-d printer. ...
DrillSgtK 03/18/2013 27 7 1 -
Walking Towards Freedom?
A co-worker has pointed me to a web site that is currently "voting" on what are the top 5 or 10 "worst" states with the goal of getting people to move out of those states to the "good" states. ...
DrillSgtK 03/17/2013 2 1 - -
We could fix the budget if...
Hey the budget is a mess. It don't matter what side of the aisle your on or even what room, it is messed up. Some of the problem is that math says we can't keep doing what has been done. No ...
DrillSgtK 03/11/2013 2 - - -
Who Needs "Edumakated" Soldiers?
Today the Army suspended the Tuition Assistance Program. This is not the GI Bill. The GI Bill is funded by a different source and is run by the VA (badly in my experience). Tuition Assistance ...
DrillSgtK 03/08/2013 2 6 - -
One Reason Vet's can't get jobs
Yesterday I got a call from a Battle Buddy, He blew his job interview and did not get hired. My buddy ran a Brigade S4 as a Senior NCO (E-8 Master Sergeant). Which means he did the planning for ...
DrillSgtK 03/04/2013 73 88 - -
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