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cyber operators

The Military’s Plan to Bring Cyber Operators to the Front Lines

The Military’s Plan to Bring Cyber Operators to the Front Lines By Jim Boone | August 24, 2021 Pop Smoke Media Door-kickers are out, cyber operators are in. This was largely the takeaway from an attention grabbing talk given by SOCOM commander Army Gen. Richard Clarke at the 2020 Virtual Special Operations Forces Conference. “We need …

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Fort Knox

Fort Knox Cadets’ blisters treated with just one needle

Fort Knox Cadets’ blisters treated with just one needle By Dylan Lassiter    August 23, 2021 Pop Smoke Media According to officials at Fort Knox, a medic used the same needle to pop several Cadets’ blisters after a hike at Cadet Summer Training (CST) this year. Some of those who attended CST claimed they were told …

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Resources

Department of Defense Offers Mental Health Resources

Department of Defense Offers Mental Health Resources for Service Members and Their Families AUG. 18, 2021 | Immediate Release Department of Defense Defense.gov You are not alone. Remember that what is happening now does not minimize or negate the experiences of all who served overseas. Countless service members answered the call of duty and did …

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Benghazi 

Benghazi Remembered: What You May Have Not Known

Benghazi Remembered: What You May Have Not Known You may have not known the Embassy in Libya was attacked in 1967, or that it was not the embassy that was attacked in Benghazi, 2012. Also, you may have not known Sean Smith told an online message board that suspected he may die that night, or …

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slow motion

Tanks Firing in Slow Motion: Best Thing You’ll See Today [VIDEO]

The advancement of technology has brought with it the advancement of some of the words coolest devices. Take the slow motion camera. It’s so advanced that many folks nowadays have them on their cell phones as a standard feature. Camera phones may be relatively new, but armored tanks have been around since 1915. However at …

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How Has Serving Impacted You?

How Has Serving Impacted You?

We all remember when the US Army tweeted a simple question. “How Has Serving Impacted You?” I thought this warranted some reflection. Especially, since hindsight is 2020 (pun intended). In one particularly popular responses, a man spoke about how his wife had 10 Jodys, and now he’s afraid of fireworks. You can’t help but feel …

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Finding new high ground

Finding new high ground: Life after the military

My time in the Corps was short lived, 4 years, two deployments to Iraq and then out, with a brief stint in the reserves trying to get back to active duty, thinking I had no other applicable job skills other than making guns go bang. It was cool. It was also garbage, I’ve never experienced …

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