The best teams in the world practice specific behaviors to ensure maximum efficiency. When performing capture-or-kill missions in Iraq, we often used Humvees as insert platforms. It didn't take long to see the difficulty of getting out of a Humvee and over a six-foot wall while wearing nearly 70 pounds of gear. Show More Summary
This action drama based on Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell's true story arrives on Blu-ray and DVD formats June 3rd. [...]
I’m so looking forward to this movie coming out. Looks like the Blu-Ray and DVD will be loaded with extra goodies. Universal City, California, April 14, 2014 – Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda ...
I am not writing this new, regular column because nobody else writes one like it--though nobody does--or because I love this country--and I do--or because these stories need to be told. Though those are all true and good reasons. I write...Show More Summary
Last week, I sat down with two sides of an ongoing conflict in Libya-one that has involved a mysterious ship filled with more than $30 million worth of crude oil, a U.S. Navy SEALs raid, nervous American oil companies, a dramatic battle at sea between rival militias, and traditional political negotiations. Read full article >>
QUOTE | "We're looking at it as kind of the Navy SEALs of game development training." - Veteran game designer and director Warren Spector, talking about the new academic program he's creating at the University of Texas in Austin. Read more...
The Internet: where nearly everyone is just one fedora tip away from dishing out their own spin on trash-talk. We’ve all seen the Navy Seal copypasta (warning: NSFW), and we’ve all been on the receiving end of a rather hateful private message. Show More Summary
Game Development is increasingly competitive and, in the real world, many graduates coming out of game development courses feel ill-equipped to deal with the realities of the industry. The solution? Hire 30 year veteran Warren Spector...Show More Summary
The Navy SEALs who killed Osama bin Laden want $11 million from Uncle Sam for a state-of-the art workout center. Which isn't as much as it sounds like, really, I mean, it's not like they're a Texas high school football team or something. Read more...
So, this one comes from Scotty, Richard Halsey Pollock says he’s a Navy SEAL – notice the hat in the picture above. He also says that he earned a Bronze Star Medal in Vietnam. Well, according to his assignments and his FOIA it looks like he was on the deployment of the USS Bon Homme […]
Here are rules to live by to be your most effective. I learned my best habits--and made some of my most dangerous mistake--as a Navy SEAL. Once, when our platoon was preparing for a mission at one of our shooting ranges in Iraq, I had failed to reload one of my pistol mags after the previous night's operation. Show More Summary
Crotchdot strikes again. Yesterday’s haiku was Navy Seals, thanks to Welbot for clarifying that it was, indeed, the Atari ST version. More »
Former Navy SEAL Chris Heben was shot following a parking lot altercation and drove himself to the hospital after pursuing his assailant[s].
Sunday night, at the San Diego Padres’ home opener, fans were treated to the incredible sight of the Navy SEALs “Leap Frog” parachute team doing what they do best—jumping from an airplane into Petco Park. However, fans at the game and watching on television weren’t able to experience it from the best possible perspective, which […]
Dean Gilbert was an actual Vietnam Navy veteran. He served on the USS Clarke County in November 1967 when it was damaged near Duc Pho, South Vietnam and had to be recovered by two tugs and the rescue and recovery ship USS Bolster (ARS-38). It was out of service for a month. I’m sure Dean […]
Chris Christie doesn't apologize for much. This is the guy who told a former Navy SEAL that his "rear end's going to get thrown in jail, idiot," who asked a reporter, "Are you stupid?... I'm sorry for the idiot over there," and who told...Show More Summary
A former Navy SEAL who was shot during a confrontation in an Ohio parking lot jumped in his truck to chase after the carload of thugs before realizing he was bleeding and driving himself to a local police station to get help.
Post by Jenny Erikson. In a move that would make Chuck Norris do a slow clap, a former Navy SEAL drove himself to the hospital after chasing the assailants that shot him in the stomach in a parking lot. He says he plugged the hole in...Show More Summary
On March 30, the San Diego Padres opened their 2014 season in grand fashion. The Navy SEALs Parachute Team known as the "Leap Frogs" had the honor of jumping into Petco Park before the Padres' home opener this year. Thanks to a helmet...Show More Summary