Remember, before he entered politics, DeMint was an ad executive and owned his own marketing research firm. In this context it is easy to see that DeMint was pushing a particular word in order to defend and redefine a brand. But what word was it? Thursday, January 28, A Perfect Storm. State unemployment program bankrupt amid record jobless rate.
Rutgers vet shares challenges of deployment, transition
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I like Vice News from time to time. One of the better reports they put out last month was on the Tuareg tribesmen of Libya who are now locked in a proxy war over the desert. Via Terminal Lance ,. Byers Jr. He recounts the mission in his own words, above, taking time and making a point to honor his friend, Chief Nicolas Checque, who did not return from the same mission.
Why America's new commander in Afghanistan has a terrorist's arm on his wall, by Justin Webb
By James Nye. In a single second the blinding flash of the detonating IED knocks the solder to the ground in Afghanistan as rubble and dusty debris are spewed out. The rare and disturbing POV footage was filmed two years ago, but the shock and sheer intensity of the leveling blast still shocks. Presumably on a routine patrol in war-torn Afghanistan, the American soldier is surrounded by his comrades after the blast and miraculously survived.
Imagine yourself walking into a remote village in Afghanistan, with mountains on either side of you and an eerie silence filling the air. Sounds kind of relaxing, right? Sometimes it starts with an explosion, which is usually the worst, and sometimes it starts with small arms fire.