"USMC active right now. 0351 and cross trained 0341. Marines got me off my butt and motivated me to grab the reins of my life instead of just following the herd. picked the marines because i fell for the "the few the proud" and wanting to…"
"you just have to run, but mixing up your speed will help. do long slow runs at a comfortable speed to get you used to running, and do intervals like sprints once or twice a week to help with your speed. you cant expect to just get up and run a 300…"
"It sounds to me like you should check out something other than infantry, if that was what you wanted you would have already made up your mind. since you say veterans points count nomatter what the job you could look into something that will allow…"
"the only difference in the 2 recons is whos incharge of them. being a grunt is something you have to want, if your not sure you really need to think. we have many new joins try everything they can to get out as soon as they get to their unit. you…"
"Have you looking in to fire rescue? im stationed in hawaii and we have a military fire rescue for the flightline(plane crashes etc...). It may be only navy but its worth checking out. Im an 03 so I can tell you what infantry is like, and I can tell…"
"Hi there Adam. Welcome to AoM. I see you have joined my son's group, Man Bags. Good move. Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the…"
This group is for all AoM readers who have an association with the armed forces, be it past, present, or future. If you served in a branch of the military yourself, please tell us about your experiences and what the military has meant for your life.See More
Will your Grandkids fight over your leather bag when you're dead? Do people stop you to ask where you got your bag? This group is for people who love their bags, want leather maintenance tips or just want to share their personal bag story.See More
Hi there Adam. Welcome to AoM. I see you have joined my son's group, Man Bags. Good move. Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I dont really know how this kind of borders work, since we dont have them here but let´s assume there is a wall...
Couldn't Mexicans just get a permit for entering the USA, like for vaccation, and cross the border on the normal…"
Hello all,I am 23 years young and have been thinking a lot about what to do with my life... I got to travel a lot in my last 10 years and have met and still contact with many beautiful young Woman, but I am not ready to settle down and get married. eventually I will get there in Maybe 10 years or so, but for now I just wanna do as many Manly Jobs as possible to get that all rounder experience so l will fit in any environment once I find that woman to settle down... I don't care where on this…See More
"For East Asian classics, I'd start with the following Chinese books that were also seminal works for Korea and Japan:
The Four Books (Analects, The Great Learning, The Mean, and Mencius) The middle two are always overlooked but were a standard…"
"This generation is definitely different than the one I grew up in. I had a job from the time I was 12 -- mowing lawns, delivering papers, dishwasher, waiter, Dominos' pizza driver (back when they had the 30 minute guarantee -- that was…"
"About three months ago I went back to pen and paper for almost everything. I have been deleting apps off my phone ever since. Feels good.
However, if you really like the smartphone thing, I highly recommend you turn off all…"