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Rub A Dub Dub, Jarheads In A Tub

American Embassy, Bujumbura, Burundi 1995: Throughout my tour as an embassy guard in Burundi, rebel Hutus fought with the Tutsi-run government on a regular basis. On occasion the rebels would drop mortars on the city in an attempt to disrupt the infrastructure. One time it actually worked. After a successful attack on the city power […]

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Heard In The Clear!

Another edition of real live dialogue heard way out in the open. This is why I always keep a notebook handy. You never known when someone will be casting pearls.  Overheard at the local donut shop:Donut ninja: “What can I get you this morning?”He who shall remain anonymous: “Some discipline.” Concerning politics:“Have you noticed that […]

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