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Rick Johnson @Fox06burneracct Where I Lay My Head

I’m just here so I don’t get fined. Former purveyor of the 'Fox 06 Burner Account' (hence, the handle). PNW by birth, AK by choice, Fire Supporter by trade.

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Joined Twitter 4/21/19


@CatLadyFA A close second: a dryer sheet and hot water in the lasagna tray. Rinse it off in the morning.
9/26
2020
@LadyLovesTaft Oh, easy: The S4 is the one that claims they’ll be at the Targeting Working Group but never shows u… https://t.co/Qel63gv2CJ
9/25
2020
"Look out below!" @USArmyAlaska airborne artillery #Soldiers work to get an M777-A2 155mm howitzer ready for actio… https://t.co/51n7T693ij
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9/24
2020
@BCulver24 @JohnTOCradio @TradocDCG @DogFaceSoldier @PatDonahoeArmy @Cobra_NTC @OPSGRP_NTC Hot taek: CTCs aren't jo… https://t.co/7dUosYectK
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9/23
2020
@AEVanSaun @bang_unit @RPG_volley @oneminutecall @jsavagedavis Yeah - he didn’t go to Thunder school for eight year… https://t.co/wojMCWsNch
9/18
2020
@jtw_ngc98 @DVBXU Just happy to contribute where I can ... oral histories of the Contra cheat code being one such topic! @DVBXU @jtw_ngc98 I remember having to hold select while you pressed start. One young man’s inability to understand… https://t.co/c0id25mZRK
9/12
2020
@seth_hearld Fact. https://t.co/myumwAirXK @CWOB_Ancient Unique situation; at JBER so we could assume risk to TNG for PME, but really tried to avoid PME durin… https://t.co/RAjgXXan3j @CWOB_Ancient We did - some stellar performers. Between that group and the team at @JRTC_TF_FS I have an borderline… https://t.co/gPXbXV8Iw3 @scottjstephens 2. “How are you going to stay physically close to me but still ensure that you (and the FSE) have t… https://t.co/AGPEZAx1Fz @scottjstephens Two convo starters, since they can lead to some other topics: 1. “How comfortable are you with int… https://t.co/FTvK4SyNqd @KevinMott4 For ABN proficiency, we focused on just that - a baseline. What does every Paratrooper & JM need to per… https://t.co/KMJ9GEFr9t @KevinMott4 Yes, always a struggle. As a FA BN, we tended to focus on cert / qual progressions, but we had several… https://t.co/faOibXpjwP
9/11
2020
As with yesterday’s product, DMs are open if you have a .mil and want the original doc. And if you haven’t gone b… https://t.co/o2CqtrQk5jTwo notes for the next generation of BN CDRs, based on my experience with this approach: 1 - make sure your HHQs u… https://t.co/lBqqNAGlC9One of the foundations of this was that the BTRY CMD TMs participated in our long range planning sessions (usually… https://t.co/Ag6dqJBXg2After some discourse, we concluded that underwriting risk was the only way to truly prioritize the effort and ensur… https://t.co/2WNTVaoyuBThe two previous CDRs I’d worked for made it a point that their ATGs were concise and enabled - not burdened - subo… https://t.co/QkdvWk1nIRAt the time, we were trying to reconcile the inherent tension between “Lying to Ourselves” (Wong & Gerras, 2015) an… https://t.co/6gEG2ah8ZhAfter yesterday’s thread on BN LPD approaches, here’s the follow-up I mentioned: Annual Training Guidance. We used… https://t.co/DrodwIC1QC @x96387 Oh for sure - w/o his influence, there’s no program to share here. OG @ArtofWarScholar seminars really impr… https://t.co/ZbcIRh1ytC
9/10
2020
So here's the result ... DMs are open if you have a .mil and want the original. I’ll drop in with some of my less… https://t.co/SipcRbL25fThe second and third aspects will logically follow - my recommendation here is to trust your instincts (with due co… https://t.co/VezlIR5QXjSo this will be a prudential question for most new CDRs - whether to focus your program on a specific outcome (depl… https://t.co/pWZ3ptRipg... but when it came to a reading list we tried to capitalize on three things: 1 'to what end?' ... 2 ... as such,… https://t.co/5RapganYAPAfter seeing posts by @jbyerly81 & @scottjstephens it got me thinking about our effort for self-development; screen… https://t.co/Mzk4VLMarhGreat to see a lot of healthy eagerness in the PCC crowd in my TL. Most of you know my 'greatest misses' in BN CMD,… https://t.co/D6Au1XG8V5
9/9
2020
@x96387 That’s like an uncontested layup on an 8’ hoop. @x96387 I see Stadler getting some love, but Waldorf still without an assigned Civil War General doppelgänger? This… https://t.co/4A9pH1ZYrk
9/8
2020
@9toed_Viking @DisneyFGO @xrismichael @MikeObach You guys need any help? We’ve got a Rick meeting next Tuesday and I can bring it up.
9/5
2020
@TecumsehBurning @noodletwoone @TecumsehBurning great points and I agree ... but ... I can’t help but notice that… https://t.co/t6LDjkrL4f
9/3
2020
@orange_n_blue86 Turned out OK for him ... he just moved the R. Kelly styled afterparty to Sparta
8/31
2020
@seth_hearld Just glad to hear the team all made it through OK!
8/29
2020
@gdrut https://t.co/IJr9q2ohDoReally gotta admire Alcibiades; dude was all “look, last season I averaged a triple-double, Defensive MVP, and I wa… https://t.co/UVwhVXohAr
8/28
2020
@TecumsehBurning @ProfPaul_J @StoneyPortis @KevinSchieman @coldbarnes1 @perezcelestino @NKFinney @scottjstephenshttps://t.co/H8Syl3FQRQ
8/25
2020
@RPG_volley Short answer: yes. Hit up the DMs and I can get you pointed the right way via .mil Also, your friend… https://t.co/96A9HAXo80
8/22
2020
Today we celebrate the Airborne #Soldiers that love their knees in the breeze on #NationalAirborneDay. What better… https://t.co/Sjdf0cX2SH
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8/17
2020
Happy National Airborne Day. If you’re reading this, you’re on Team Fires now, just until we get this gun off the… https://t.co/zB7xDAddzz
8/16
2020
@jtw_ngc98 @CSM_Mac @OfficialUSFAA @redleg6_kob I’m Rick Johnson and I approve this message. Also, I embedded a co… https://t.co/ZOu2q2oafI @jameskgreer77 @ArtofWarScholar My only hesitation in going with France/Algeria first would be the difficulty in co… https://t.co/L5rRTNIY4H @jameskgreer77 And, a bonus of some great scholarship by early seminars of @ArtofWarScholar based on SAS accounts .… https://t.co/3x7v2Sl1Pd @jameskgreer77 British, Iranians, and Sultan’s Armed Forces (Omani) in Dhofar. Great aspects of coalition warfare,… https://t.co/Vu1TkYOubD
8/15
2020
These guys get it. If you claim to be a combat arms thotz leader but you still don’t read the FA Professional Bul… https://t.co/u2FO9w171y
8/13
2020
@austingcommons https://t.co/qoJjbH2DSJMaybe you don’t think that personal growth happens when you reach the margins of your ability. Maybe you think yo… https://t.co/RM8iz7Ij3v
8/11
2020
@CWOB_Ancient @seh6458 Can I employ this metaphor (?): HC: CDR OC: FSCOORD QB: TO ... it’s a RPO offense so you’r… https://t.co/4o410vfONt
8/9
2020
@jtw_ngc98 @massAndRepeat @snr2198 @ARTILLERYXO @AronAOchsner @miketheredleg @FiresStaffGuy @cashmoneyrimshttps://t.co/taPR8kbxFl
8/8
2020
@The_Shagnasty https://t.co/fN0ni8bVXN @The_Shagnasty So is this akin to a blacksmith / gunsmith traveling around with the camp in the 18th century & earlier? If so, I like it.
8/5
2020
Hey, don’t get mad at me if you’re just now finding out that Tuesday’s are “Shameless Plug Tuesday’s” on #miltwitterI’ve got Pete Carroll levels of genuine excitement this morning after seeing “Don’t Wait Until Fight Night” publish… https://t.co/120VeIFWRV @CSM_Mac @seh6458 @jtw_ngc98 @FriendlyFSO @JRTC_TF_FS @USAFAS @OfficialUSFAA I do like the MS Teams idea since it c… https://t.co/4mvfVi68Og
8/4
2020
@FeltmansConey @mchooyah @upty03 Upty all day. And twice on Saturdays. That is all.
8/3
2020
@miketheredleg @RichUSA82 ...and, timely. 😡Trigger warning: this is a soccer tweet There’s no place for bullying in our branch. So for the young fire suppo… https://t.co/huTd5Mx3GS @miketheredleg Long story but we went to see what we thought was a historic *rs*n*l side (pre Les Invincibles) when… https://t.co/LO3AmMSsXC @miketheredleg These two beg to differ. https://t.co/y9XnkaVjr9
8/1
2020
@CSM_Mac @crusty_131 @seh6458 @jtw_ngc98 @Henry6140 @M_G_Maurais @FriendlyFSO ... consisting of aspects such as uni… https://t.co/Ed7hGG8EH2 @CSM_Mac @crusty_131 @seh6458 @jtw_ngc98 @Henry6140 @M_G_Maurais @FriendlyFSO Had to consider during the AM workout… https://t.co/tp97f5cvfq
7/31
2020
P. 172, "Soldier: The Memoirs of Matthew B. Ridgway": "Gavin and I always wore cloth face coverings when we were… https://t.co/VuQsDP75Gf
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7/28
2020
@miketheredleg @JamesGField @Bcon249 @NTC_WOLF_FIRES @JRTC_TF_FS @D_Pasquale (3/3) RXLs ... before we left last mon… https://t.co/uE1mAMiDt2 @miketheredleg @JamesGField @Bcon249 @NTC_WOLF_FIRES @JRTC_TF_FS @D_Pasquale (2/3) ... Collaborative Fires Planning… https://t.co/r7Y3Cd6ICU @miketheredleg @JamesGField @Bcon249 @NTC_WOLF_FIRES @JRTC_TF_FS (1/3) @D_Pasquale ‘s earlier point says it all, so… https://t.co/JWQD9vn0Ms @miketheredleg @JamesGField @Bcon249 @NTC_WOLF_FIRES @JRTC_TF_FS Apologies for the delay, but ‘Niners fans were act… https://t.co/GJO5DfLM6S
7/27
2020
Settled in at @ArmyWarCollege; easy to stay motivated when this is your gym. ‘The mind is the key to victory’ -sure… https://t.co/7lRnciYwyI
7/25
2020
@jtw_ngc98 Thanks Sir! & that # on it - be still, my beating heart. I tell everybody that I learned more from the f… https://t.co/C3SDqxWs6B
7/10
2020
@PeterLucier Brandishing several visible tattoos seems to work.
7/6
2020
@joliverhokie Still early.Mariners fans be like “I know a place” and it’s last place. In July. With a terrible bullpen. [Sigh]
6/30
2020
@MagallanesLydia I’ll tell “the junior partner” she has a future after all!This PR firm is effing fired. The fox looks like it’s far lower on the food chain than it should be. Current avi wi… https://t.co/cHSJxxgrGb
6/28
2020
ICYMI earlier, @OfficialUSFAA has this great article from our own Lima 60. So if you lack a plan for the weeeknd, c… https://t.co/Q7yJgiWPbb
6/26
2020
@CavRTK @SW_usawtfm https://t.co/o4hsXi797J
6/21
2020
@x96387 I’ll talk to their people about maybe Appendix D.Keep ‘em coming in ... I see the .42 and 1-02 so far. How about Wilford Brimley for TC 3-09.81, because you’re goin… https://t.co/0LPGQyf6QzThe 3-09 series on audiobook or your podcast feed, as read by Nick Nolte. Special guest Tom Cruise for the J-Fire,… https://t.co/p739p062sK
6/20
2020
@miketheredleg https://t.co/QZchaAqiqe
6/19
2020
Two years of watching rotations has led me to the same conclusion... @jtw_ngc98 is right on the money (as usual). O… https://t.co/Uxp5hyxO7G
6/16
2020
@NCFranklin @strategic_tank @UDonovian @M1A2_Kilo_Zulu @orange_n_blue86 Our tankers are not on Twitter (yet); DMs a… https://t.co/0Xju7UrA49
6/15
2020
@nicholadrummond You forgot “fun” ... they’re also loads of fun. Which, might actually be a drawback now that I think about it.Soldiers assigned to 1-14 Field Artillery Regiment from Fort Sill, Oklahoma conduct live fire at Peason Ridge train… https://t.co/NWnsJZLFfp
Retweeted by Rick JohnsonOh, and here’s another good “shot” (pun intended) of @114fabn and @75thFA_BDE gettin’ after it yesterday. If you’… https://t.co/6wsOo01fCwGreat day training with @114fabn! Don’t fall into the mental trap that #JRTC is just the Fullerton Box, we’ve now… https://t.co/SNP1CrNyfb
6/12
2020
@jtw_ngc98 @austingcommons As a former ‘local,’ the only drawback to my time at JBLM was constantly watching the Ma… https://t.co/KG948pR33F @austingcommons The Viking Lounge in Lacey is a great neighborhood bar. Imagine The Pioneer from Anchorage, just wi… https://t.co/mPP0LdE2jz
6/11
2020
@LostLT1 They rated that 11 / 11, so I should think so!Good to see @austingcommons , @DuplessisBrad and others discussing this. Without going too #iwastheredammit, nobody… https://t.co/97nCtwMyRuJust a reminder to keep this gem front-loaded on the camera roll for when family & friends hit you up with “hey can… https://t.co/3atr62Ka99
6/8
2020
A play, in three acts ... But really (and I don’t say this often), well done @USMC. And I hope you continue to d… https://t.co/HeThoX0TMK
6/6
2020
@joliverhokie @PartTime11A Caught! And I would’ve gotten away with it too, if it weren’t for you meddling logistici… https://t.co/Gpigilrwmm @PartTime11A Thanks for amplifying the message! But just to clarify, I’m not “cargo shorts and quarter-zip” old, I’… https://t.co/q0jiqas7Zk*note: I paraphrased that intro ... heard / saw it somewhere else on Monday but can’t quite find it again. If anybo… https://t.co/nOboyT7rBMThere are massive, foundational flaws in our society and some are just now seeing. Or at least, acting on it for th… https://t.co/PllSDDvyBPSometimes it’s not the deliberate, thoughtful actions you take ... it’s what you miss from a blind spot. Not becaus… https://t.co/gAkFrROzTcOr, it’s for leaders like me who - despite all the advantages in my upbringing I cited above (intended for context,… https://t.co/AxfurQzoCVI’m sure a few readers will get this far and say “no shit, man, what’s your point?” We’ll, this wasn’t for you then… https://t.co/z1Cddnl3R6I focused on the BCs and 1SGs because as I mentioned earlier, a hugely talented group w/ probably 5 - 6 future BN C… https://t.co/Sv6UgdlhHn
6/5
2020

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