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A Marine Major, Running Fool, and All-Around Smart-Ass.

Thursday, March 15, 2007

Rules

US Marine Corps Rules:

1. Be courteous to everyone, friendly to no one.

2. Decide to be aggressive enough, quickly enough.

3. Have a plan.

4. Have a back-up plan.

5. Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet.

6. Do not attend a gunfight with a handgun whose caliber does not start with a "4."

7. Anything worth shooting is worth shooting twice. Ammo is cheap.

8. Move away from your attacker. Distance is your friend. (Lateral & diagonal preferred.)

9. Use cover or concealment as much as possible.

10. Flank your adversary when possible. Protect yours.

11. Always cheat; always win. The only unfair fight is the one you lose.

12. In ten years nobody will remember the details of caliber, stance, or tactics. They will only remember who lived.

13. If you are not shooting, you should be communicating your intention to shoot.

14. Remember, when all else fails, an entrenching tools primary purpose is NOT for digging holes but cleaving skulls.

Navy SEALS Rules:

1. Look very cool in sunglasses.

2. Kill every living thing within view.

3. Adjust speedo.

4. Check hair in mirror.


US Army Rangers Rules:

1. Walk in 50 miles wearing 75 pound rucksack while starving.

2. Locate individuals requiring killing.

3. Request permission via radio from "Higher" to perform killing.

4. Curse bitterly when mission is aborted.

5. Walk out 50 miles wearing a 75 pound rucksack while starving.

US Army Rules:

1. Select a new beret to wear.

2. Sew patches on right shoulder.

3. Come up with a new patch to cover that section of blouse that still shows what color it was.

4. create another new badge for something like "mouse-pad" expert to go with all the rest of the "expert" badges.

5. Change the color of beret you decide to wear.

US Air Force Rules:

1. Have a cocktail.

2. Adjust temperature on air-conditioner.

3. See what's on HBO.

4. Ask "what is a gunfight?"

5. Request more funding from Congress with a "killer" PowerPoint presentation.

6. Wine & dine 'key' Congressmen, invite DOD & defense industry executives.

7. Receive funding, set up new command and assemble assets.

8. Declare the assets "strategic" and never deploy them operationally.

9. Hurry to make 1345 tee-time.

US Navy Rules:

1. Go to Sea.

2. Drink Coffee.

3. Watch porn.

4. Deploy the Marines.

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4 Comments:

  • At 7:06 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    THAT IS WAY TO FUNNY!!! YOU ARE RIGHT ON... FOR THE MOST PART THAT IS... ONLY SOME OF US WEAR SPEEDOS!! lol

     
  • At 5:34 AM, Anonymous Ray Young said…

    Re: Navy

    Item 2: I didn't drink coffee and resent the implication that I did.

    Item 4: We never deployed the Marines when I was shipboard. . .they brought their own transportation.

    to your credit, you were dead on regarding the other two items.

     
  • At 9:40 PM, Blogger Viper said…

    Ray, if you didn't drink coffee then the mystery is sloved: they kicked you out.

     
  • At 8:03 AM, Blogger 212designs said…

    ...... lol

    that's just funny.

     

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