August 24, 2013

A YouTube Guide on “How To Be An Operator”

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is a former U.S. Navy SEAL with combat deployments to Afghanistan, and Iraq. During his last tour he served as the west coast sniper Course Manager at the Naval Special Warfare Center. He is Editor-in-Chief of SpecialOperations.com, a SOFREP contributing editor, and a New York Times best selling author (The Red Circle & Benghazi: The Definitive Report). Follow him on twitter here.

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  • SleazyWeazel

    "Ranger SMASH!!"....Cut....Print....Scene......'nuff said. :)    Pure gold and then some.  Smiles for miles on that one. :)

  • meathead65D

    So funny yet so true

  • CarlRC

    Jake75 ak1134 In bike racing, we called people like this Freds and Bettys (Flintstones).  These people had a saying, "If you can't be fast, look fast" and they spent a huge amount of money looking fast but were just pack fill at the races.  Most of them had better equipment than the sponsored pros who they couldn't even keep in site.  It looks like it has become popular with the spoiled rich kids to do the same thing with the military crowd, especially SOF.  It looks like the military crowd has got the cycling Freds and Bettys and they should have a saying, "If you can't be good, look good."  No wonder the military crowd is having so much trouble with trolls, it is popular among the Freds and Bettys.  What pathetic people.

  • StreetDoc

    Jake75 ak1134 Indeed! In my mind that equates to being the best dressed wall flower at the prom. You may be in Armani... but you still ain't getting laid.

  • StreetDoc

    mattinnc Showing up at the range wearing plate carriers?!? I sincerely hope someone delivered them a well deserved throat punch.