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“Bloodbath” on the Morocco-Spain border

“Bloodbath” on the Morocco-Spain border

According to Moroccan state television, 23 Africans were killed attempting to cross one of Europe's two land borders with Africa as approximately 2,000 migrants -- predominantly sub-Saharan -- attempted to cross into Melilla, Spain. Reports from non-government...

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Don’t Start a War- Part 2

Don’t Start a War- Part 2

Part 2 of the interview with Chief Grant Khanbalinov (Ret). Grant stops by the smoke pit with an amazing story. He ran all of the Navy's social media accounts, and was able to usher in a new era of mental health awareness for the nautical service. The conversation ran...

Don’t Start a War- Part 2

Don’t Start a War- Part 1

Chief Grant Khanbalinov (Ret) stops by the smoke pit with an amazing story. He ran all of the Navy's social media accounts, and was able to usher in a new era of mental health awareness for the nautical service. The conversation ran long, so enjoy part 1 of this...

Don’t Start a War- Part 2

Ask an Expert: Home Loans

We always want to make sure our military members are set up for success. So, we invited an experienced Senior Loan Officer, to talk about the biggest financial decision most people make, buying a home. Katie Brinson is a certified and licensed loan officer with...

Don’t Start a War- Part 2

Skeletons and Secret Squirrels

Soldier, and Team USA member, Megan Henry stops by the Smoke Pit to talk about her experience as a top athlete while serving. Make sure you check out our updated website and tune in to every episode. It is the patriotic thing to do!