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I Am An American Soldier

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    Okay, I'm going to spill it on here

    because I don't have anyone else who will understand and I find some support or advice or something. I was sworn in last January. I was so excited. I was going to wait until July to leave so I could walk the stage for my family. After I had lost the only job I have ever had and...
    Envy4 Envy4 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2014

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    My Son

    My Son has been gone a long time ...in navy SP OPS ..and we have very little emails and or calls from him ...and now he has gone and reuped for another 10 yrs ...we have only had him home once in 8 yrs time...and he didnt even get to come home when his dad died .. i know it's...
    goodseemore goodseemore 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2011

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    Me? Well Of Corse I Am!

    I Used to Play war with My Brother and Sister when we where kids. Heh i remember Those days. Back then we thought war was Just a Fancy Game we could play. Hell where we wrong. 10 years Leater i joined the Marines and was in for hell a reckenin. I Had joined in time to Get sent...
    ForgottonSoldier ForgottonSoldier 31-35, M Nov 21, 2012

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    Afghan Tales

    First deployment, out on a base you'll never find on google maps. We get shot at every day, rockets, motars, the base gets enemies trying to force their way in. A rocket recently hit someone's room, destroying everything in it. But I love it out here, I hope we're making a...
    darkjace darkjace 26-30 1 Response Mar 10, 2012

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    YES I Am

    I love being an american solder, and I'm willing to lose my life to protect my county, family and YOU. You don't need to thank me for my service but at some point, please shake the hand of some one who is or has served...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 12 Responses Aug 2, 2008

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    Have You Deployed? Please Help Me!

     Hi! My fiance is currently deployed to Iraq and I'm doing some research about soldier deployments. If you've deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan, please help me out and take this survey! It will only take about 5 minutes- Thank you! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm...
    TGRecruitment TGRecruitment 22-25 Nov 28, 2009

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    Future Soldier

    i joined the United States Army Reserves on nevember 4, 2011. i have a brother how is infantry, a best friend is a 92g and a boyfriend who is infantry. thay have a lot of influence on my decision to join. it takes guts to put your family and friends to go and learn how to defend...
    Armywifestrong2012 Armywifestrong2012 16-17, F Mar 2, 2012

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    A Soldier

    I have been in the army for 7 years and I am currently on my 3rd deployment. I suck's but it a job that put food on the table and provide my family with cloths and a roof over there head. It thought beening a soldier these days because we miss so much of our family lives. It...
    nb0898 nb0898 26-30, M 3 Responses Dec 22, 2007

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    Waiting Game

    I am in the United States Navy. I am waiting to go to bootcamp in April. After that I will be on a ship for a year to pick a job I want. Then I will be stationed in Japan! I'm super excited and a little nervous.
    dancingbabe08 dancingbabe08 18-21, F Feb 13, 2011

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    Unity is needed But the wealthy prevent that With presidential elections And the war cry get a job ya bum They keep us divided While they profit http://youtu.be...
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    American history is based on lies and bullsh**t. Everything that's in those American history books tell nothing but a long stories of lies and half truths. Wake up America.
    martinez1993 martinez1993 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It seems like every time it's African American History Month, someone ask, "Blacks have their history month, where's OUR history month?" Don't they realize that every month is...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Is the american dream ok Or avariciously abusive fraud
    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    american...a dead puppet on a string held up by paper and coin.
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    My father is in the army, so I know what they go through. It ****** me off when they risk their lives so we can sleep at night an when the come home, they're treated like crap by...
    XxRainingDownxX XxRainingDownxX 16-17, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm just wondering. I live in Sweden, and it's one of the top 10 country's to live in. And idk what America is at but everyone in America is so patriotic and says, "I'm proud to be...
    darkspiritwolf darkspiritwolf 18-21, F 14 Responses 3 days ago

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    i am a African American young lady i love my skin and my history. my grandma is from a small town in ga. she is 87 today but when she was 14 she drank out of a whites only water...
    coco23kj coco23kj 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am African American but I don't know a third of black history. I don't really know where I came from. I don't think my people are educated on their history enough. I dont...
    Eriannaa Eriannaa 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M 4 days ago

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    How fat are Americans? 38% of adults and 17% of children are obese (which is defined as a BMI equal to or greater than 30) https://www.yahoo.com/health/obesity-still-on-the-rise...
    ThomasSpencer ThomasSpencer 22-25, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    How fat are Americans? 38% of adults and 17% of children are obese (which is defined as a BMI equal to or greater than 30) https://www.yahoo.com/health/obesity-still-on-the-rise...
    ThomasSpencer ThomasSpencer 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Mob mentality Not american At a trump rally http://youtu.be/rlnAFgEAsaY
    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I met the love of my life 3 months ago and he just left for basic training yesterday and I cried myself to sleep and slept most of today. I know I'm not the only "soldiers girl...
    aliciathestrange aliciathestrange 22-25, F a week ago

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    when i google dark skin babies all i see are light biracial babies or dark skin babies with light blue eyes. When I google locks I see a whole bunch of white ppl with dread lock...
    ladyphantom27 ladyphantom27 22-25, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    There´s one legend of the Erie which I like very much: When God created the humans he baked them into an oven. The first humans he baked into this oven he let them too long...
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F a week ago

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    Through my travels, and in my work, I have been very fortunate to have become familiar with people in two distinctly different ethnic groups of American Indians. Most pleasing to...
    Slim333 Slim333 41-45, M 3 Responses Jan 30

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    You took their country, you took their freedom and you took many of them their life. Indeed, this era was one of the darkest ones in the American history and what´s happened in...
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 5 Responses Jan 28

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    The fact that the majority of fat American people are fat/ stupid/loud/smelly/mean - shall I go on ? -ok -in bread /tasteless and class less / uneducated / retarded / gluttons...
    Bandiroux Bandiroux 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    To all my soldiers out there, I will be watching over you from afar. Stay safe and let's get rid of these *****. HOORAH
    GhillieInTheMist GhillieInTheMist 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 28

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    And, funnily enough, yesterday it crossed my mind that, yep , I'm 'Native American', lol... Odd for a white guy, but true enough!
    youneeda youneeda 56-60, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    Why would we be divided On who is american Ummm Well Carlin knew http://youtu.be/cgps85scy1g
    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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