Happy Birthday USMC

Start off with some tunes B)




And now, for some b*** busting!

When you take away a Marines crayons...

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How a Marine takes the ASVAB:

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I refuse to argue with idiots, because people can't tell the DIFFERENCE!

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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 17,463
    edited November 2017
    Having been in the Marines, I find your last two pictures offensive. Don’t worry, as the sound you hear from above one of these days will be one of my beloved F/A-18’s delivering you a laser guided Christmas present. :p



    Semper Fi!
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  • DerfDerf Posts: 156
    We are the few, the proud. Semper Fi!
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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 9,400
    Thanks to you all....past, present and future.
  • The nations only 911 force
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  • Not a lot of people know, but the Marines are a department of the Navy.














    The Men's Department. :)

    In my "Intro to the Navy" at boot camp in San Diego, we learned that the Navy boot camp was separated from the Marine boot camp by a 12-foot fence.
    Our DI emphasized (rather loudly, too. Rather triggering) that even if you get homesick, etc you don't want to go over the fence, that the Navy was sure to get you back.
    After the Marines had you for 3 days.
    Which was NOT a good thing.

    Apparently the Marines aren't the hospitable cuddley bears that we've been lead to believe !

    Semper Fi you knuckleheads. :)




    MrBigBlueLight
    Here to pick your brain & steal your cookies
    Shifting to Plan B+
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 17,463
    This is my rifle. There are many like her, but THIS one is MINE!
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with PS Audio NuWave Phono converter, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Stradivari v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X1 two channel preamplifier Signed by Poppa himself, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Krell Evolution 525a CD Player, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo UDP-205 Blu-ray , Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds

  • And this is my gun

    ...... I've got pictures around here somewhere. When I find them, I'll get right back to you.

    :o
    MrBigBlueLight
    Here to pick your brain & steal your cookies
    Shifting to Plan B+
  • sucks2bemesucks2beme Posts: 4,796
    I still run into guys I served with 40 years ago. Happy birthday USMC.
    "The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. But it does me no injury for my neighbour to say there are twenty gods, or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg." --Thomas Jefferson
  • DerfDerf Posts: 156
    This is my rifle. There are many like her, but THIS one is MINE!
    My rifle is my friend. It is my life. I must master it as I must master my life.
    Integrated Amp: Marantz PM-10
    Speakers: Usher MD2
    Subwoofer: Rythmik F15HP
    DAC: North Star Design Supremo
    Streaming Source: AURALiC Aries Mini
    SACD Player: Marantz SA8004
    Power Source: PS Audio PP3 on dedicated 20amp circuit
  • gp4jesusgp4jesus Posts: 1,132
    A BIG thanks to all who served!
    Samsung 60" UN60ES6100 LED
    Outlaw Audio 975 Pre/Pro
    Samsung BDP, DirecTV Rcvr, Xbox 360, Dennon LDP, Phillips CD chgr

    Canare 14 ga - LCR tweeters inside; CC outside
    BJC 10 ga - LCR mids, inside & out
    8 ga Powerline - LR woofers, inside & out

    LR: tri-amped RTi A7. Woofers, Rotel 98X amp; M & T, P'sound HCA-1000
    CC: Rotel RB985 -> tri-amped CSi A6
    5 Audio Pro Subs: 1 B1.39: 1 Evidence at each corner
    Surrounds: Hafler XL280 -> AR 12 ga -> RTi A3*
    Power Conditioning & Distribution:
    3 dedicated 20A feeds; APC H15; 4 Furman Miniport 20s
    *Bi-amped by years end
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,192
    Didnt they invent Marines so Sailors would have people to dance with? ;)
  • gp4jesusgp4jesus Posts: 1,132
    edited November 2017
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    A BIG thanks to all who served!
    God bless those serving!

    Samsung 60" UN60ES6100 LED
    Outlaw Audio 975 Pre/Pro
    Samsung BDP, DirecTV Rcvr, Xbox 360, Dennon LDP, Phillips CD chgr

    Canare 14 ga - LCR tweeters inside; CC outside
    BJC 10 ga - LCR mids, inside & out
    8 ga Powerline - LR woofers, inside & out

    LR: tri-amped RTi A7. Woofers, Rotel 98X amp; M & T, P'sound HCA-1000
    CC: Rotel RB985 -> tri-amped CSi A6
    5 Audio Pro Subs: 1 B1.39: 1 Evidence at each corner
    Surrounds: Hafler XL280 -> AR 12 ga -> RTi A3*
    Power Conditioning & Distribution:
    3 dedicated 20A feeds; APC H15; 4 Furman Miniport 20s
    *Bi-amped by years end
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,192
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    A BIG thanks to all who served!
    God bless those serving!

    Can you quote your own post? Lol
  • gp4jesusgp4jesus Posts: 1,132
    I corrected my self
    Samsung 60" UN60ES6100 LED
    Outlaw Audio 975 Pre/Pro
    Samsung BDP, DirecTV Rcvr, Xbox 360, Dennon LDP, Phillips CD chgr

    Canare 14 ga - LCR tweeters inside; CC outside
    BJC 10 ga - LCR mids, inside & out
    8 ga Powerline - LR woofers, inside & out

    LR: tri-amped RTi A7. Woofers, Rotel 98X amp; M & T, P'sound HCA-1000
    CC: Rotel RB985 -> tri-amped CSi A6
    5 Audio Pro Subs: 1 B1.39: 1 Evidence at each corner
    Surrounds: Hafler XL280 -> AR 12 ga -> RTi A3*
    Power Conditioning & Distribution:
    3 dedicated 20A feeds; APC H15; 4 Furman Miniport 20s
    *Bi-amped by years end
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,192
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    I corrected my self

    Ah

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