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Sergeant Major

Opinion: AY THERE, DEVIL DOG!

The following is an op-ed written by the staff sergeant who accosted you in the Marine Corps Exchange. Ay there, devil dog! Yes, you! Get over here, yoohoo. Quick, fast, and in a hurry. “Aye aye, Staff Sergeant, ersumshit?” And I know we…

Retired sergeant major discovers freedom is free

BOULDER, Colo. — Peering over his white picket fence, wearing a red flannel shirt, Stetson, and leather boots, retired Sgt. Maj. Michael Wilson, now a small business owner in Colorado, reports that life after the military has “shattered the…

How The Sergeant Major Stole Christmas

Every Troop Down in Troop-ville Liked Christmas a lot … But the Sergeant Major Ensconced in his office Did NOT! The Sergeant Major hated Christmas! The whole Christmas season! Some thought TBI or his unfaithful wife was the reason. It could…

Point/Counterpoint: Sergeant Major

The following is a Point/Counterpoint concerning whether the rank of Sergeant Major should be continued to be utilized in the United States Armed Forces. 2nd Lt. Matthew McGobbel will be presenting the point and Sgt. Maj. John Gibbons will…