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Time Goes By…

Ok, so it’s been quite a long time since my last post.  I had to get through a pretty rough period of intellectual burnout from dealing with the rough and painful realities of our day.  I can’t say it was … Continue reading

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The Writing on the Wall…

It’s funny, I thought we were actually winning this war.  The tragedy of 9/11 is now over ten years in our memory.  Osama bin Laden is dead.  The leadership of Al Qaeda has been virtually decimated now working at only … Continue reading

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Occupy…

Occupy: to take or fill up; to engage or employ the mind, energy, or attention of; to be a resident or tenant of; to take possession and control of, as by military invasion; to hold…(dictionary.com) It is a word used … Continue reading

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From Competition to Cooperation

One of my favorite games growing up was Monopoly.  My grandfather has a special anniversary edition of the game and almost every time we visited we would pull it out of the box, choose our pieces (I generally liked the … Continue reading

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The Next Revolution in Military Affairs…

I remember a random speaker during one of my countless seminars at West Point saying “rereading what you have already written is one of the most selfish forms of masturbation.”  Well, since I’m stuck here in a combat zone with … Continue reading

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It’s all in the Network…

Besides the words “freedom”, “democracy”, and “terrorism”, the word “network” has become one of the most ubiquitous terms in the English language.  We are certainly living in a much more complicated and interconnected world than any of our parents could … Continue reading

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Renaissance Men…

We are the ones who refuse to settle.  We relentlessly follow our passions, our hopes, and our dreams around this world we have come to call our home.  We will change our careers on a whim, move to new lands … Continue reading

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