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I played football and play the guitar.
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I've been call lot worse -- as soon as such some anti -- and -- -- Some I wanted to do from Tom I was a kid and -- about the time the the movie Navy SEALs came out with Charlie Sheen.
Term one of the finest notable time.
Which you know which we used to actually a quote on operations.
Some that she's all lines there but went to the Naval Academy.
And did you pick of the seals and an -- candidate but it took me about three years since -- -- for ships and I was finally selected ago.
To our basic underwater demolition seal training what are you have to -- to desolate.
It's pretty difficult actually especially as an officer.
There's only a few -- -- to go.
Two to seal training and and we have a pretty huge attrition -- somewhere.
Use the of folks' jobs that are trading.
How did you want.
And at the Naval Academy just grades are -- recommend your -- -- -- That's a tough process still believe there are action was nominated by represented Charlie Wilson.
Who was my our god one of the -- congressman ever ever.
Tropical quite it quite a characteristic is knowing merger must northern rock you know are a force -- never met him in person ought to my dad certainly did and and it was very non.
My that was the that was that Republican county chairman work into it -- an office.
And and now they've been able to try to roll some as the guy that David -- -- wrote a book of former producer.
Of recession minister on forcefully died.
And I member Mike -- called her one time and it's dollar got a -- -- wrote a book.
Would you put him on -- of -- I was eleven years ago and it was -- -- Charlie Wilson called Charlie Wilson's war.
And our read the book and it was -- marijuana characters you know it's a great book actually I'm proud to have the autographed copy of Charlie Wilson's war from John Olsen so rich class Ghana's.
And about a bunch of controversy about.
These Marines urinating on saw on he's dead Taliban soldiers.
Put that in perspective for human -- three times.
Yes sir -- yeah I -- this.
The reaction to this is is quite frustrating I think for -- -- -- who's been a combat soldier or marine or or or just on the ground and especially as a combat leader.
You know -- it's it's you have to welcome mommy's got issues and understand where they're coming from.
It was this immature behavior absolutely to just -- -- -- -- it up as a preserver -- -- but you know what was his criminal behavior to these you know or they -- -- war criminals absolutely not and things like -- Well you have press conferences -- from the secretary of state secretary defense level.
Calling us -- despicable act calling for the you know the prosecution these guys did they will be held accountable in the strongest terms possible and you know I wish we made as big a deal.
Out of the servicemen -- -- given their lives in this conflict.
At least thirteen so for this year.
And we're -- even hear the names of those guys they're they're just run in the sound bites of of these Marines.
Urinating on on Taliban soldiers.
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About doing a better job another nonchalantly about -- Walter Reed -- Exactly I mean that's that's a great point if you go to Walter Reed.
Are you go to double -- naval hospital and you see the guys that are wounded you know families that have been destroyed a -- out on a -- this is a the this is an evil despicable enemy.
And these guys are locked in a very violent struggle meanwhile you know last month we had the vice president -- the Taliban is not our enemy.
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Yeah sir can was Iraq three times.
Die in here.
Who was part of the -- Chilton -- -- Yes sir there what should their -- children rather.
They're there they're quite a few actual hours there's four on the East Coast -- West Coast.
I spent time that seal team 13.
And five West Coast you -- -- -- suit claims six guys out.
Naval special warfare development group -- the official name.
Of that organization.
I never got opportunities to.
So all the -- they killed Osama bin Laden.
We're heard all of those accounts from the administration to -- historical -- all fallen over one another to tell what happened.
I had a guy come in -- loses his name is chuck far end the book was -- target.
-- el -- said Dublin I want a fortified their operation for lots of -- -- referred to.
He said it was probably a 452.
Oh what do you think -- I can tell their -- pretty controversial.
-- You know I don't -- and I have not read all of it so I can't really comment on it and and I -- we can't comment on operation.
There will just I don't I don't I don't know anything about the operation and and I think that the -- The flood of images that have come out to talk about that because of the press.
On it you know former seals.
Any some some reservists -- I think -- Is is quite frowned upon and I certainly don't want to join their ranks.
In my hat's off to two guys have put themselves in harm's way to.
To get -- -- done -- and that.
Protect America so you won't talk about because it's appropriate can.
-- -- -- It's a pretty principled position -- congratulations.
Well to be honest I think.
Scrutiny -- and details that have come out of that operation or damaging to.
Q our our our foreign policy and a special operations forces.
And and make it more difficult for us to -- repeat such kind of operations.
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-- -- so well that's just MIA my brother Lucas graduated from us indecency universe all -- well and they just lost in North Dakota statement.
And you know put mulch average user to -- ever gonna warrant so.
While -- in Iraq three times every time we -- -- what you accurate on.
Well you know Iraq in particular I had an Asian perspective on that I was there 2004.
-- the insurgency really start -- -- to get up and going.
And you know we still had administration.
The Bush Administration -- of that -- and things aren't that bad.
They're not as bad as the scene and asked as -- -- they were getting pretty bad.
And then in 2006 I was in ramadi Iraq in the absolute worst of the worst no one thought we could win -- -- the most positive folks.
We're we're looking -- right on -- province and in the city of ramadi off.
About 80% US cash coming out of there and then I was back in 20092010.
Two ramadi and it was night and day difference is -- to security.
And peace had broken out everywhere.
And and Iraqis were in charge US forces weren't even there doing a whole lot of on the ground just largely sit on bases.
And and not really maintain security gains with the exception of a small -- of special operations forces.
So -- Iraq -- -- ticker in our view.
At the tactical level which we won that war and it was time for us to leave and so that's why I wrote an article in the Wall Street Journal matter and spoke out.
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