I’m off to Basic and Officer Candidate School. To friends and family who read this, thanks.

I started this blog to explain what I thought were key concepts in military and international affairs. Like the BlackFive guys, I am frustrated by ignorant opinions and emotional rhetoric.

I learned a hell of a lot more too. My knowledge is still very limited but it’s best to realize this rather than toss irrational opinions around.

I believe we’re in a Long War that will continue throughout my generation. I can contribute something as an officer and I do think we can win this thing. I’ve tried to be upfront and honest about the current and future risks as well as our defenses.

So I’m heading off.
Military Motivator
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And LTC White’s Ft. Benning Speech:

“When I see a man in a state of anxiety, I say, What can this man want? If he did not want something which is not in his power, how could he still be anxious?” – Epictetus

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Oh and guys, when you read through this blog, remember what Bruce Willis said: “Proofreading is for pussies.”

Hooah

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