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May 18, 2009

They Were My Brothers

I received an email today about a medically retired young Marine running a 100 mile marathon down in the Keys over the weekend.
He ran it for the Marines who won't ever run again.
He ran it for the special ops guys from all branches who won't either.
His youtube is found here.
By the way, he finished the marathon in 31 hours, 03 minutes and 21 seconds. 0321 is the MOS for Recon.

On a VERY related note, the boys at Blackfive and many others have joined together in a new venture.
Introducing the Warrior Legacy Foundation.

Urrahh to all of you!!!


Posted by at May 18, 2009 03:06 PM

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The Marines have always been on time and on schedule. The Navy made damned sure of it. :-)

Seriously, the simple actions of a one good man made with respect for his brothers (and sisters) will defeat entire armies of woe.

Salute.

Posted by: spd rdr at May 18, 2009 04:13 PM

That is so true, Spd.

Posted by: Carrie at May 18, 2009 05:08 PM

Thanks for linking to this video, Cass.

Watching Keith really made my day. Really.

Always Faithful? You ain't kidding on that one.

Posted by: Don Brouhaha at May 18, 2009 05:48 PM

Thanks, but it was Carrie :)

Posted by: Cassandra at May 18, 2009 05:51 PM

Doh! Carrie, sorry I didn't read the byline.

THANK YOU! And I'll be making a donation too.

Marines. Is there anything they can't do?

Posted by: Don Brouhaha at May 18, 2009 09:45 PM

I have read your article, I think very popular with this article.

Posted by: runescape gold at May 19, 2009 05:11 AM

What Runescape said.

I, too, think very popular with this article :p

Posted by: Cassandra at May 19, 2009 07:12 AM

Don, no harm, no foul. Thanks!!

Cass...twerp.

Posted by: Carrie at May 19, 2009 09:38 AM

Yes, but I am your favorite twerp :p

Admit it.

Posted by: Cassandra at May 19, 2009 09:43 AM

She likes me, peoples.

Posted by: Moral Twerpitude at May 19, 2009 09:44 AM

Lord help me...

Posted by: Carrie at May 19, 2009 09:48 AM

Not if you keep letting her cat out....
*snnnort*
0>;~}

Posted by: DL Sly at May 19, 2009 10:45 AM

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