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Gather 'round, friends, and I'll tell a tale of how I almost died in an embarrassing way. I was a young stud in the 25th Infantry Division, serving as my platoon's RTO. And so it came to pass, we deployed to Korea for Team Spirit '87. Team Spirit was a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
After trailing virtually the whole game, we managed to defeat the enemy. It was a close run thing. Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
By the mid 1960s, ejection seats had become quite sophisticated systems. The GRU-7 seat from Martin-Baker was a Zero/Zero system. That is, if you were sitting still on the ground, and ejected, the seat would fire you to a sufficient height for a successful parachute deployment. It would also automatically... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
How to find, install, and use Aslain's ModPack. Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
A nice start to my Warships Day. Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
I wrote this three years ago. I just went outside and looked up. The sky is the same cerulean blue it was on that fateful Tuesday morning. I’m in a different state now, half a continent away, and 3000 miles from the site of the attacks. But the sky is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
Yeah, I'm still driving the hammer, but on a lark, we went Wooster heavy in Clan Battles. The results were much better than we expected. Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
The three enemy cruisers dying in about 1 minute is an object lesson in how not to play Warships. Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
HONOLULU, Hawaii (Tribune News Service) Two Army ROTC cadets visiting from the mainland were rescued Sunday after spending the night lost in a jungle warfare course in Wahiawa. Lt. Col. Curtis Kellogg, spokesman for the Army’s 25th Infantry Division, said two college students became lost while participating Saturday in land... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
Which, weekdays in the low tiers, you're bound to get some potatoes on your team as well. The lowest player on my team died early and spent the rest off the battle losing his shit in chat. Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
Natick Labs has been trying to come up with MRE pizza almost from the first day of the MRE program. And finally, Menu 23 has been released! Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
Jonn was a longtime friend of the blog, and a heck of a milblogger. Well, we all end the Land Nav course of life someday, and for Jonn, that day was yesterday. He had a heart attack and passed away at the hospital. All men die, not all men truly... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2018 at Bring The HEAT
By 1944, the US had been at war for over two years. But the final 18 months of the war would see ever increasing numbers of casualties, as the number of divisions committed to combat rose. Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2018 at Bring The HEAT