Monthly Archives: February 2012

Badass of the week- Muhammad Ali

This week, I give you “The Greatest”- a man who rocked the boxing world with his fists and his mouth. No one could promote Ali better than Ali and he had the skills to back up his boasts. He is … Continue reading

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Badass of the week- Andrew Jackson

That is right – this week’s selection is one of our past presidents: Monday is President’s Day after all and what better way to kill two birds with one stone than to honor one! This guy is so money – literally! … Continue reading

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French impressions

Being on a French COP added to the adventure of being overseas. The French Marines we were stationed with were seasoned fighters that wanted to engage the local insurgency and do their job. Their deployments were shorter than those of US … Continue reading

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Life in rural Afghanistan

In the course of doing our job, we were able to observe how the Afghan people live in the poorer rural areas where the insurgency seems to have more influence. The population in the area we covered was made up … Continue reading

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Badass of the Week- Ben Nyaumbe

Having another boring day at work? Well, you will appreciate that mundane job where nothing exciting happens when you read about this week’s selection. Ben is just an ordinary guy trying to make a living when something montsrous grabs him. Instead … Continue reading

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