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Father. Husband. Army Officer. Beliefs and opinions are my own and do not represent the DoD. RT is not endorsement.

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El Paso definitely has its bright spots. https://t.co/kHH7ud0Fg2
7/13
2018
On civilian-military relations @smallwars - The Danger of Military Partisanship by LTC Jim Golby (@jimgolby) - Soci… https://t.co/k294hzVsPE
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7/3
2018
@chrisgingram I am, of course, joking. @jeffreystapler Looks like a great first chapter. @chrisgingram Fast. Lethal. Precise.
6/29
2018
@jeffreystapler Fair point. No doubt there is an attempt to capitalize on a national issue. But it’s also a big dea… https://t.co/7TRVoITUHi @jeffreystapler They’re not the preponderance of victims, granted. But there are other economic impacts too, depend… https://t.co/ib9Urezabc @jeffreystapler Kansas is part of the sex trafficking pipeline. Which, unfortunately, is tied to illegal immigratio… https://t.co/rO8ZUsw98T
6/24
2018
@chrisgingram I agree. For me the old test is fine. What isn’t are height/weight standards and BF%. We need to relo… https://t.co/k9A8l1ejic
6/12
2018
@jeffreystapler He’s a meat eater. Obviously.How much of journalism today is just doing this? 1) Find a tweet, or series of tweets, with a high reply-to-retwee… https://t.co/PpG0rvVmA1
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6/7
2018
@jeffreystapler I’ve been living out of a suitcase for two weeks. 4 more to go. This gif sums up my life.
6/6
2018
I’m proud to say I’ve never been the smartest person in any organisation I’ve been a part of. There is no aspect… https://t.co/CFEpm3odaZ
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6/2
2018
"Let’s focus on understanding wars as involving fighting others to achieve tacitly or formally agreed political out… https://t.co/0YXnI9gjeM
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5/27
2018
@chrisgingram @2ABCT1AD @garymklein @cwdegn @1stArmoredDiv I look forward to it! Excited to join the 1AD Team!
5/23
2018
@caramel_shan @JDeeznutzz @nytimes It’s both sides. I don’t care who you support or what your affiliation is. The G… https://t.co/EGhwxKBkA4 @nytimes Just because you can say whatever you want doesn’t mean you necessarily should. Temperance, prudence, and… https://t.co/28rrpcqjLN
5/1
2018
@AdamSerwer Maybe a better term instead of “elites” should be “American oligarchs”
4/30
2018
Narrative has less to do with objective truth and more to do with timing of delivery (time), details constructed fo… https://t.co/h0cq6khI1g @washingtonpost @PostOpinions What matters more? The narrative about how great the tax cuts are? Or their actual ef… https://t.co/75KHpOSz03
4/24
2018
It feels like yesterday that my team at JMRC was planning CbR I! https://t.co/H9tBbgYM76
4/1
2018
@garymklein @Strategy_Bridge @jeffreystapler @NickDrake6 Your point gets after a discussion we had last year. Our P… https://t.co/DOQ3q5xeb2Just read "John Boyd on Clausewitz" at @Strategy_Bridge. I wonder if we mistake Clausewitz's dialectic writing styl… https://t.co/zQdt7EgCB7
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3/29
2018
Anticipating the future? Best look to how we incorporate AI. https://t.co/ifI8SKkHcS
3/27
2018
Check out some thoughts on design and MDMP techniques in a recent piece that @John_Nimmons and I wrote for… https://t.co/v4XCGQRuvi
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2/27
2018
3 billboards near Miami are trolling Sen. Marco Rubio after the Florida school shooting https://t.co/lgLji4dgUr https://t.co/6tO8PiYBAz
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2/17
2017
Inaugural tweet from our official Twitter account. Help support the Alumni Association as we get it back up! #AlphaPsi90 #spreadtheword
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12/29
2017
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11/15
2017
@ThomasDavisSDTM I’m honestly glad the trade deadline is over so we can’t screw up the team even more
10/31
2017
‘Thank You For Your Service’ Is A Solid War Film, But Let It Be The Last Of Its Kind https://t.co/QADSc765oS https://t.co/kCxCBfII4L
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10/30
2017
@josephperson Speed at WR? Wasn’t that what Samuel was drafted for?
10/24
2017
@USArmyReserve @USArmy @armyreserve75 Great look! Great history. Well done. When can I get my first set? #AUSA17
10/11
2017
@_THerm7 Yup. It's a shame too. Everton will struggle to keep perineal players. Too many players try to jump ship after one contract.
9/18
2017
"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion..." https://t.co/InZ58zkoAm
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8/13
2017
Leadership: stepping into uncertainty confident your team can deal with whatever comes their way. #relinquishingcontrol #radicalinclusion
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7/24
2017
John McCain is an American hero & one of the bravest fighters I've ever known. Cancer doesn't know what it's up against. Give it hell, John.
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7/20
2017
Dave Gettlemmen getting a taste of his own medicine. #poeticjustice https://t.co/aWLzd2l0Uy
7/17
2017
You’re not going to solve meeting overload with a better agenda or by standing instead of sitting. https://t.co/OmUSmeJr2n @LesliePerlow
Retweeted by John NimmonsHow We Twitterized Clausewitz & Ended up Bogged Down in Afghanistan & Iraq. Part II of series on War Without Strat.… https://t.co/O5ULYNfoOF
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6/22
2017
This is a bit like hitting a bullet with another bullet, so a pretty impressive accomplishment. https://t.co/GdR6SPuTMp
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5/31
2017
@garymklein @chrisgingram @ARMORMagazine @bundeswehrInfo Taking it one step further, I wonder what fundamental simi… https://t.co/pzVRcxJGBn @chrisgingram @garymklein @ARMORMagazine @bundeswehrInfo As a planner at JMRC, this was my life every day. A unique… https://t.co/k9A0JeQ9uK
5/29
2017
Clausewitz would say differently in terms of chance but agree study of the complex relationships and interactions o… https://t.co/DCrkn4NvRk
5/19
2017
@BenningAgora @garymklein Looking forward to following it all on twitter this year. Wish I could make it.
5/1
2017
@DNewtonespn Fantastic draft. Got some great players who can help our O evolve. Good depth later in the draft too.… https://t.co/PMtTiGAg1D
4/29
2017
ICYMI-"Loser @HamillHimself blew chance for power by not joining Dad-Winds up with no lines in #EpVII- #Bad Never l… https://t.co/O1jtnvUsvu
Retweeted by John NimmonsLove the pick!!#PanthersDraft https://t.co/xQdxsL0E9B
4/28
2017
So often, the roots of conflict are hidden in previous centuries. You just have to dog for them. https://t.co/7dYFwZdj3s
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4/19
2017
Another great meeting of the @BenningAgora is in the books. We look forward to working with @MaxwellAgora on DEFxColumbus on 6 May.
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3/7
2016
Facebook poked into fighting fake news https://t.co/s5T92FQ1iQ
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11/25
2016
@USAMurphy with @usarmycentral Soldiers in Kuwait celebrating Thanksgiving. Thanks for your support @USAMurphy &… https://t.co/RjoZjk8scs
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11/24
2016
@Panthers @CameronNewton foregoing interview to check on @LukeKuechly #realleadership #respectNot Luke...@Panthers #NOvsCAR @josephperson if that's not a TD the I can't even any more @Jeller51 @josephperson Cam regressed? Please stop. It's hard to do anything when no one blocks for you. #gettleFAIL @josephperson too bad he didn't hit on other positions...
11/18
2016
The Smart Way to Argue With Your Young Teen - The Wall Street Journal https://t.co/84tRDrDeN1Goal!!! #usmnt looks good!! #USAvMEX
11/12
2016
#YearofIrony2016 - where people who demand safe spaces create the most unsafe places.
11/11
2016
The surprising habits of original thinkers: https://t.co/0DhiPm3S2n @AdamMGrant https://t.co/tgwrPresIL
Retweeted by John Nimmons @TribeWM @garymklein @ARMORMagazine @James_W_Welch agree @garymklein @ARMORMagazine @James_W_Welch It's not just the SCO, tho. The CAV SQRN staff can assist BDE S-2 to have a comprehensive IC plan @garymklein @ARMORMagazine @James_W_Welch If we truly believe in mission command, giving the SCO IC FOM and sync is the way to go.The discussion as to who is the "chief of reconnaissance" continues: https://t.co/B2FULXYajq @ARMORMagazine @James_W_Welch @John_Nimmons
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10/19
2016
@revbknox @josephperson yep. 1-4 is the measure in which your talent mgt is judged. Gues Gman outsmarted himself. Someone make a trade stat! @PanthersMax @Panthers everyone talking about #fireshula but let's not forget McDermont's defense is atrocious with a capital A. @Panthers It would be nice to have a few corners that could cover. Guess @J_No24 was right you get what you pay for. 1-4 = poor talent mgt
10/11
2016
@daringantt What veteran CBs are out there that could fit for @Panthers? Don't see the BB firing and Sanchez promo as an instant win. @josephperson @theobserver So a practice squad player is now supposed to do what BB couldn't? #terribleidea Still doesn't fix the problem.
10/7
2016
The perfect #tbt 9/29/1789: Congress passes an "Act for the Establishment of Troops" -- establishing the @USArmy.… https://t.co/QLhq0GcGqU
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9/29
2016
@dixondaver I'll help. I have a few pieces of my own that I need feedback on before submitting for publishing.This is really inspiring, isn't it #America? #debates
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9/27
2016
@garymklein @BenningAgora As you stated earlier today at breakfast, persuasive writing only focuses you on 1 COA. We need to look broader.#HelloFreshPics #TheIconBurger #besthamburgerieverhad Even my 5 year old contributed with artwork tonight. Soooo go… https://t.co/kXyjil9TCHWe seem to focus more on persuasive writing than writing that compares and contrasts. Why? What are the effects? @BenningAgora
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9/20
2016
.@LikedIn shares that the number one skill employers seek relevant to military service is: #OperationsManagement https://t.co/M1HCKDFwB4
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8/26
2016
@dixondaver and so it begins. Two tours to that city. Guess it wasn't enough...
7/26
2016
It's too hot here!!!! #AllForTheCity #SKCvSEA https://t.co/a2quMM8hWYDom Dwyer with a beast of a header! @SportingKC up 1-0 over Seattle. Heat here in KC looks like it's too much.
7/24
2016
Pugh for #2!!! #USWNT up 2-0! #USAvCRC1-0 USA! #USWNT up early! #USAvCRC#USWNT warming up. Glad to have my daughter along to see some strong women role models play! #USAvCRC https://t.co/P99AZDxHQu
7/23
2016
My thoughts on the importance and lessons of the Somme for @BritishArmy #Somme100 https://t.co/kbUrZFTEsl https://t.co/K2Z6whmEmI
Retweeted by John NimmonsI think this is at the core of many bad #leadership environments in the military. Ideas don't have enough wasta. https://t.co/BzIkMWn7US
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7/1
2016
Tough going tonight for #USMNT. Made it pretty far in to the tourney. #KeepPounding @AmericanOutlaws
6/22
2016
@AmericanOutlaws Guzan also played out of his mind tonight. New minister of defense?Wow. What a win! @USMNT helluva game! #USAvPARI fee like everyone in this match has a yellow card. What the hell is wrong with this ref? #USAvPAR #USMNT
6/12
2016
Goooaaaalllll!!!!! #USMNT #USAvPARGoosebumps listening to the national anthem sung by thousands at #USAvPAR.Thankful to have TV tonight to watch #USMNT for the #USAvPAR. No more texting updates from friends!
6/11
2016
Couldn't have asked for a better result for the #USMNT. Gonna need that goal differential! #USAvCRC
6/8
2016
#CopaAmerica prediction bracket. #ElTri have the most complete team. Pains me to say but I think they take the cup. https://t.co/C3zOnJCgcZHoping for a better result tonight for the #USMNT. #USAvCRC should be a good one. Want to see more Nagbe and Pulsilic! @_THerm7 @Everton @SkyFootball I'm cautiously optimistic. Time will tell. I think with Moshiri in, things will get better.
6/7
2016
Ready to see the #USMNT #CopaAmerica
6/4
2016
#USMNT look good headed into the Copa. Right where we need to be. Gonna surprise some folks, I think... #USAvBOL
5/29
2016
@KyleJayRoy I pay premium here at $2.60 a gal. $35 to fill up. When I lived in Europe (even with mil discount) $60 to fill up.GOAL! Darlington Nagbe. #USMNT https://t.co/tNbsNhSKa3
Retweeted by John Nimmons#USMNT looked good. Lots of great stuff from Nagbe and Pulisic. Love the youth movement. Need to stick with this formula for the Copa.
5/26
2016

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