Daily Archives: 18 July 2008

Soldier’s Angels need your help

Soldier’s Angels is a support organization dedicated to helping service members and their families weather the difficulty of war. Soldier’s Angels needs help right now continuing to fulfill its mission, so this post is a personal appeal to my readers … Continue reading

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Training the way they fight

PETA is outraged because the Army apparently uses live, wounded pigs to train lifesaving techniques to soldiers preparing to depart for Afghanistan and Iraq.

A military axiom I am familiar with is “train the way you fight”. The idea is to make training as realistic as the real thing as possible so that the real thing is not a surprise, thereby increasing overall effectiveness in combat. […] Continue reading

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