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Marine Vet at #OccupyWallStreet Tells Sean Hannity to... (Real Marines?)
The Other 99 Percent (YouTube) ^ | 10/10/2011 | The Other 99 Percent

Posted on 10/10/2011 6:58:57 PM PDT by Incorrigible

The folks at Occupy Wall Street are creating and publishing videos of themselves onto YouTube. This one from today caught my attention. It's an interview with two men who claim to be Marine Veterans.

- They are anti-war

- Anti Bail-out

- One claims he is burdened with student loans despite the GI Bill

- Asked about Sean Hannity's opinion of protesters, they respond with expletives and claim that everyone in that park near Wall Street are patriotic Americans.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: New York
KEYWORDS: occupy; occupywallstreet; teabaggers
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1 posted on 10/10/2011 6:59:04 PM PDT by Incorrigible
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To: Incorrigible

Semper Fi bump for later.


2 posted on 10/10/2011 7:00:51 PM PDT by Past Your Eyes (I'm sticking with Herman. No more second terms!)
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To: PJ-Comix; Charles Henrickson

Perhaps Pitt the prognosticator was not to far off!


3 posted on 10/10/2011 7:00:58 PM PDT by Incorrigible (If I lead, follow me; If I pause, push me; If I retreat, kill me.)
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To: Incorrigible

Let me guess, he’s gay, too.


4 posted on 10/10/2011 7:03:15 PM PDT by Past Your Eyes (I'm sticking with Herman. No more second terms!)
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To: Incorrigible

5 posted on 10/10/2011 7:08:57 PM PDT by Brandonmark (2012: Our Hope IS Change!)
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To: Incorrigible

6 posted on 10/10/2011 7:08:57 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Better to ask forgiveness than permission.)
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To: Incorrigible
Yup, and even ole Hitler was patriotic. Remember how that turned out?
7 posted on 10/10/2011 7:10:28 PM PDT by RetiredArmy (As the End Times draws near, remember the Bible WARNED of these times. Be ready!)
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To: Incorrigible

They’re not Marines, they’re members of the FSA...The Free Sh!t Army. They want their free sh!t and they want it now!


8 posted on 10/10/2011 7:12:27 PM PDT by FReepaholic (I'm a lumberjack and I'm ok.)
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To: Incorrigible

Anything is possible. After all Kerry (who was in VN and fought in Cambodia), protested the VN war. /s


9 posted on 10/10/2011 7:13:43 PM PDT by doc1019 (You do not need a parachute to skydive. You only need a parachute to skydive twice.)
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To: Incorrigible

“Patriotic Americans’’ or “Vitriolic Americans’’?


10 posted on 10/10/2011 7:15:07 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: Incorrigible

The younger Marine stated that he had to fight for his rights to the GI Bill? So strongly that he had to contact his congressman several times and then it only paid the cost of the books.

Doubt it.....

Then he mentioned “Progressive” nonsense.

Does not pass the smell test....


11 posted on 10/10/2011 7:17:42 PM PDT by Texas Fossil (Government, even in its best state is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one)
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To: Incorrigible

Unless big pharma can take them over and we need prescriptions for them, then they’ll be okay, only with ‘side effects’ added.


12 posted on 10/10/2011 7:20:54 PM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (2012—They vote twice— we'll vote three times.)
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To: Incorrigible

Ignorant bottom feeders are numerous. No suprise that it extends to the marines....(lowercase M is deliberate)


13 posted on 10/10/2011 7:22:15 PM PDT by Shamrock-DW
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To: TribalPrincess2U

Damit! Wrong thread.


14 posted on 10/10/2011 7:23:13 PM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (2012—They vote twice— we'll vote three times.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

The US Marine Corps is in the business of creating tough soldiers. They don’t create men of God. That is God’s business, and has nothing to do with being an competent Marine.

http://inthespotlite.blogspot.com/2008/03/us-marine-throws-puppy-off-cliff-video.html


15 posted on 10/10/2011 7:23:13 PM PDT by Soothesayer9
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

How is it that a member of the USAF(an Airman, I’m assuming) ends up being awarded a Combat Infantry Badge? I thought that was strictly a US Army citation. This kids wearing more salad than the whole Joint Chief’s of Staff for cryin’ out loud. He’s got what looks like a Bronze Star with something tacked on to it and a Purple Heart and besides the Jump Wings, which I know you can receive if you qualify for the training and make a jump, what in the world are all those silver things he’s wearing?


16 posted on 10/10/2011 7:24:09 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: jmacusa

I think that’s a picture of a guy who was exposed as an impostor awhile back.


17 posted on 10/10/2011 7:26:23 PM PDT by exit82 (Democrats are the enemies of freedom.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Who is that a pic of? My guess is he’s NOT a Marine (I’m not a Marine or have connections to one.....but I KNOW none of them would have unkempt hair and a a disheveled tie and collar like that.) Marines have POLISH!


18 posted on 10/10/2011 7:27:02 PM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear
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To: Incorrigible
Something smells... I think there is BS in the air... EGAs on the collar?

Two degrees and he can't find a good paying job? Degrees in what? 16th Century French Lit? Monster.com is screaming for degreed engineers, DAILY. Aerotek is a contract shop, nationwide, and they pay a third more then scale for people willing and ABLE to contract out in engineering.

Granted. A position for a PHD in Egyptian heratic within 5 miles of Goodland Kansas, ain't gonna happen. BUT...

19 posted on 10/10/2011 7:27:09 PM PDT by jonascord (Politicians should be pelted with human manure, weekly, to remind them of their worth to society.)
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To: Soothesayer9

Ah, the Marines make MARINES, not ‘’soldiers’’. If you’ve ever served (and I haven’t, to my great regret) God Bless you. But if you haven’t I would suggest if you’re ever around Marines, what ever you do, don’t call them ‘’soldiers’’.


20 posted on 10/10/2011 7:27:31 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Oxycontin & mushrooms obviously don't mix!

http://usafonlineoped.blogspot.com/2011/06/i-once-wrote-story-on-here-about-stolen.html

21 posted on 10/10/2011 7:30:02 PM PDT by kcvl
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To: exit82

Jeez, I’d hope so. I’ve never served to my great regret but members of my family have(Army, Marines and Navy) and I pride myself in being able to identify certain citations, medals and ribbons and I know FOR A FACT that no other branch of the service except the Army awards a CIB.


22 posted on 10/10/2011 7:32:54 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: jmacusa
This wreck has been thoroughly dissected. The photo was taken in the PM's office when he showed up in this costume for a recruit graduation.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2737342/posts

23 posted on 10/10/2011 7:37:06 PM PDT by jonascord (Politicians should be pelted with human manure, weekly, to remind them of their worth to society.)
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To: jmacusa

Thisainthell.us has all of these imposters in it’s links. In fact, they specialize in outing them.


24 posted on 10/10/2011 7:38:01 PM PDT by Amberdawn
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To: jmacusa; jonascord

Yep, here’s a link:

http://www.militarycorruption.com/androsky.htm


25 posted on 10/10/2011 7:40:21 PM PDT by exit82 (Democrats are the enemies of freedom.)
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To: Incorrigible

I wouldn’t be surprised if they are fake. A lot of people are claiming to be someone they aren’t.


26 posted on 10/10/2011 7:40:42 PM PDT by marty60
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To: Incorrigible

They may have been in the service as they claim but they don’t have the look of warriors.


27 posted on 10/10/2011 7:42:59 PM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: exit82

Thanks ‘’82’’ I was right about the CIB, correct?


28 posted on 10/10/2011 7:45:10 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: Incorrigible
- Asked about Sean Hannity's opinion of protesters, they respond with expletives and claim that everyone in that park near Wall Street are patriotic Americans.

a lot of them appear to be of the anarchistic Paultard variety.

29 posted on 10/10/2011 7:46:04 PM PDT by Allegra (Hey! Stop looking at my tagline like that.)
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To: jmacusa

I didn’t serve, so I don’t know the medals.

All I knew was the kid looked like he had never left home but he had more salad than an Olive Garden.


30 posted on 10/10/2011 7:50:45 PM PDT by exit82 (Democrats are the enemies of freedom.)
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To: Allegra

A little bird tells me you’re in NYC Allegra! Welcome! And if you need a place to freshen up while in mid-town, let me know.


31 posted on 10/10/2011 7:55:14 PM PDT by Incorrigible (If I lead, follow me; If I pause, push me; If I retreat, kill me.)
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To: jmacusa

I was at Clark Air Base in the Philippines about a half century ago. One of the APs at the main gate (we called it “Checkpoint Charlie” after the one in Berlin) was wearing his regular 505 (khaki) uniform, with all the Air Police stuff: pistol, whistle, cuffs, etc. He also had a CIB over his left breast pocket. It turns out that he had been in the Army, in Korea, ten years earlier where he was awarded it. Got out of the Army, then enlisted in the Air Force. So it’s possible. But not like the Senior Master Sergeant pictured here.


32 posted on 10/10/2011 8:00:04 PM PDT by Ax
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

That boy is too young and too pasty naive boy looking to have all those honors. He should have tried just a few if he wanted to pull it off.


33 posted on 10/10/2011 8:01:03 PM PDT by RummyChick (It's a Satan Sandwich with Satan Fries on the side - perfect for Obama 666)
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To: Incorrigible
I like them. And I love what they said about Hannity. If I thought the others were like them, I'd be out there too. Well, in spirit (I'm a lazy, old man).
34 posted on 10/10/2011 8:02:20 PM PDT by Forgotten Amendments (Days .... Weeks ..... Months .....)
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To: Incorrigible

I’m staying just above midtown at 62nd St. Dang, I wish I’d known you were in midtown - my sister & I were theater-geeking it in the Times Square area most of the weekend!


35 posted on 10/10/2011 8:02:30 PM PDT by Allegra (Hey! Stop looking at my tagline like that.)
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To: exit82

The rectangular-shaped medal with the sky-blue background with the silver musket super-imposed on it about a third of the way down his chest is called a Combat Infantry Badge(a ‘’CIB). This is given to those soldiers in the US Army who have served(or survived more like it) thirty days or more in combat. Not in a ‘’combat area’’, ie. as a supply sargent or a truck driver or some other support service but an actual combat infantryman, a ‘’grunt’’ up front, in a hole getting shot at and shooting back. It has been my great honor and privilege to have known some WW2 vets, men who survived D-Day, the Normandy Campaign , The Battle of the Bulge and other major campaigns who’ve been awarded this citation and when you realize what it means to have lived through that kind of combat, brother you’re meeting a real soldier. This punk ought to have been horse-whipped for this offense alone. Oh and btw, the CIB doesn’t have what ever the hell that silver crap hanging on it that this moron has tacked to it.


36 posted on 10/10/2011 8:09:33 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: Ax

Aren’t there regulations stipulating from branch to branch of service what citations and ribbons can be worn and when? And wouldn’t something like a CIB be reserved for a Class A Dress Uniform?


37 posted on 10/10/2011 8:13:30 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: jmacusa

The third award for the CIB which is an Army Infantry only award at that.

Some of his other “bling” is a bullwinkle badge (air assault)
Senior parachutist badge, master HALO badge, Combat medical badge 2nd award, Master aircrew wings.

He’s got a bunch of Army only awards too to include the Army service ribbon.

Even IF this guy is prior service, the Chair Farce do not take prior service from any other branch so as not to make them (the chair farce) look bad when doing *snicker* PT.


38 posted on 10/10/2011 8:15:10 PM PDT by 2CAVTrooper ( For those who have had to fight for it, freedom has a flavor the protected shall never know.)
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To: Forgotten Amendments
I like them. And I love what they said about Hannity. If I thought the others were like them, I'd be out there too. Well, in spirit (I'm a lazy, old man).

Sorry, that will probably tick off lots of Freepers. But Jeez, all day long I've been hearing the same damn GOP talking points on talk radio. Straight out of 1971: "Dirty, smelly, hippies! Get a job and a haircut!" Must admit, I like the nostalgia.

This whole thing is just posturing. Phony (Astroturf)protests. Phony reaction. These two vets seem real. Alas, they're just being used.

39 posted on 10/10/2011 8:17:17 PM PDT by Forgotten Amendments (Days .... Weeks ..... Months .....)
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To: Incorrigible

Anything is possible these days. I have a friend in Army Intelligence who is liberal, it makes zero sense to me but he will argue liberal talking points with me till the cows come home.


40 posted on 10/10/2011 8:22:14 PM PDT by BootsOfEscaping
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To: jmacusa
How is it that a member of the USAF(an Airman, I’m assuming) ends up being awarded a Combat Infantry Badge? I thought that was strictly a US Army citation. This kids wearing more salad than the whole Joint Chief’s of Staff for cryin’ out loud. He’s got what looks like a Bronze Star with something tacked on to it and a Purple Heart and besides the Jump Wings, which I know you can receive if you qualify for the training and make a jump, what in the world are all those silver things he’s wearing?

Yes, something is not right with that picture. It's a mish mash of medals and ribbons that simple make no sense together.
41 posted on 10/10/2011 8:31:18 PM PDT by AnyStreetFL (www.AnyStreet.org - Conservative Community Organizing, ACORN without the evil)
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To: Incorrigible

I am a retired Marine.

Those 2 are full of...sheet ;)

But I do thank them for posting their videos, now every Marine in the world will know what these candy @ss mama boys look like.


42 posted on 10/10/2011 8:54:27 PM PDT by Shadowstrike (Be polite, Be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Went in the catalog and ordered one of every thing?


43 posted on 10/10/2011 9:02:31 PM PDT by W. W. SMITH (Islam is an instrument of enslavement)
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To: Allegra
Kokeshnicks.... useful idiots for Putin, Paul and the jihadis...
44 posted on 10/10/2011 10:43:27 PM PDT by Yehuda (Land of the free, THANKS TO THE BRAVE!)
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To: 2CAVTrooper

Very wrong. They do take other services.


45 posted on 10/11/2011 4:03:31 AM PDT by sandboxshooter (Iraq, Afghanistan, War)
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To: jmacusa

I confess that I don’t know the answer to that. If a person is awarded a good conduct medal or any other medal in the Navy or Marine Corps, and enter the Army or the Air Force, those medals may be worn. I would think that would also apply to CIB, parachutist badge, etc.


46 posted on 10/11/2011 5:25:33 AM PDT by Ax
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I don’t know, 2ndDivisionVet...

One piece of spaghetti this guy is wearing looks like a World War I Expeditionary ribbon.

Maybe he fought with Gunny Sgt. Dan Daly at Belleau Wood in 1918?


47 posted on 10/11/2011 6:26:19 AM PDT by sergeantdave
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To: 2CAVTrooper

Thanks 2CAV(God bless you for your service). Bear with me, I’m just a ‘’civie’’ but the CIB is an Army only citation then, as I understand it. Purple Hearts and Bronze Stars are given in all branches of the service as well as the MoH, the DSC, The Silver and Bronze Stars(with added citations for valor, again, as I understand it). The Navy Cross is given to Navy personnel as well as Marines but not say, to an Airmen or an Army soldier nor is an Air Medal given to a Marine, right? In short, Poindexter here,(this pathetic looking kid) is all assed-up and backwards and tricked out like a badly done Christmas tree, as I see it.


48 posted on 10/11/2011 4:10:24 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: Ax

Well, it goes without saying that Laughing Boy here(this goofy-looking kid) is WAY TOO tricked out with all that chest dressing he’s sporting. As I said, I regret never having served but as I said, I became well aware through the honor of knowing quite a number of WW2 veterans who came by The Combat Infantry Badge all the way from Normandy Beach, St.Lo, The Bulge and then some and it really frosts my nuts to see some jackass, I don’t care if he/she served, to pin that citation on themselves like they earned it. It’s a damned insult and it should be against the law!


49 posted on 10/11/2011 4:18:25 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: jmacusa

Maybe we should give him the benefit of the doubt. Maybe he was just playing dress-up for a Hallowe’en party.


50 posted on 10/11/2011 4:57:43 PM PDT by Ax
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