REWIND TO SEPTEMBER 20 2001

Juli Kearns Uncategorized 2 Comments

The news Friday is that Gen. David Patraeus is saying we’ll be in Iraq for, well, around another decade: Gen. David Petraeus told a congressional delegation visiting the Middle East that success in Iraq will require a U.S. military presence there for about a decade, Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) said Friday. The commander of U.S. troops in Iraq, who will …

They have slumber parties??

Juli Kearns Uncategorized 9 Comments

I’d no idea that the Marines have slumber parties for potential recruits. Settling a highly publicized case in which two military recruiters were accused of rape, the U.S. Marine Corps has agreed to pay two young women $200,000 and change its recruiting practices in Northern California. The assaults allegedly occurred in 2004, when the two women were 17-year-old high school …