The best way to comfort a newly orphaned child is to tell them that you 'need them to be your little Marine'. It's particularly comforting if they've just seen, first hand, several hundred Marines get killed in action. (1) Comments
In Marine-speak, "9 o'clock" means look straight ahead. But only when riding in a chopper. And you're facing out the starboard side door. At night. Over Los Angeles. When aliens are attacking. And you're falling back. But not retreating. It's a very situation specific language. (0) Comments
Many space traveling aliens bypass Europa's vast water supply because melting ice is too complicated. It is much easier to take it from the trigger happy nuclear armed hairless apes 600 million miles inward. (0) Comments
Take the only Marines and Sergeant with any real successful combat experience against your enemy and send them back into battle instead of having them teach the rest of the Marines how to fight and win. (0) Comments
The loss of one helicopter, two air crew and 3 or 4 marines was a fair price to pay for the rescue of three civilians.... We have an endless supply of marines and helicopters and only 300 million precious non combatent men women and children to evacuate, protect, rehouse , feed , and keep warm...