Growing up in California through my teen years, I was exposed to a society that often encouraged a counter culture. At the time, it coupled nicely with an even more common rebellious teenage attitude. I lived in a world that praised being different, special, valued, and exceptional—all because we were born that way. It was our right to be different.
United States Military Academy
I did my last ruck march as a platoon leader this morning. It was still dark when I stepped off on a route I’ve come… Continue Reading
Bob Dylan may have had it right. After about a decade, the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq winding down. How I Met Your Mother… Continue Reading
By 1LT John Haynes, USMA Class of 2011 Photo by: Mike Laeding of Sulphur Springs Photography The following is an article written by my classmate,… Continue Reading