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Remedios Cruz joined the Marine Corps in 2013 as a supply clerk. One year later, she completed infantry training, and in 2017, made history when she became one of three females to join 1st Battalion, 8th Marines at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Now, Cruz is awaiting separation from the Marine Corps after pleading guilty to maintaining a romantic relationship with a subordinate.
Cruz, 26, eventually married the person, who was a lower-ranking Marine in her unit, according The New York Times.
“The biggest mistakes I’ve made in the infantry were from my personal relationships,” Cruz told the Times. “I really want to move on.”
Cruz was reduced in rank from sergeant to corporal and restricted to the base after pleading guilty to fraternization as part of a broader plea agreement. The commanding general of 2nd Marine Division will now decide if she will be forced out with an other-than-honorable discharge, according to the Times.
“Regardless of the outcome of this case, Corporal Cruz has been a courageous pioneer for women in the military and she has earned a place in Marine Corps history,” Cruz’s lawyer, Capt. Jacob R. Johnston, said in a statement to The New York Times.
Luckily, I have enough willpower to control the driving ambition that rages within me.
When you had the votes, we did things your way. Now, we have the votes and you will be doing things our way. This lesson in political reality from Lyndon B. Johnson
"Some things are apparent. Where government moves in, community retreats, civil society disintegrates and our ability to control our own destiny atrophies. The result is: families under siege; war in the streets; unapologetic expropriation of property; the precipitous decline of the rule of law; the rapid rise of corruption; the loss of civility and the triumph of deceit. The result is a debased, debauched culture which finds moral depravity entertaining and virtue contemptible." - Justice Janice Rogers Brown
from the abyss
You don't say.
"How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its votaries! Besides the fanatical frenzy, which is as dangerous in a man as hydrophobia in a dog, there is this fearful fatalistic apathy." Winston Churchill
|quarter MOA visionary|
Love is blind ~ whatta going to do?
Didn't see that coming
“I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.”
Yeah, imagine that.
So there you have it. Woman can't keep it in their pants either. Just reaffirms my belief that women have no business in the military.
Guns are awesome because they shoot solid lead freedom. Every man should have several guns. And several dogs, because a man with a cat is a woman. Kurt Schlichter
|Tinker Sailor Soldier Pie|
~chuckle~ Yeah, you were a pioneer alright, sweetheart.
Acta Non Verba
NRA Life Member (Patron)
Family, Guns, Country
"My guns are always loaded."
What whiskey will not cure, there is no cure.
|Fortified with Sleestak|
Unlike her conquests I'm sure.
I have the heart of a lion.......and a lifetime ban from the Toronto Zoo.- Unknown
You can only go so far in any one direction before you eventually drive off a cliff
Then, fucking do so, girlie.
"The world's in a bad way, my man,
And bound to be worse before it mends;
Better lie up in the mountain here
Four or five centuries,
While the stars go over the lonely ocean" - Robinson Jeffers
Seems a pretty harsh judgement for banging a subordinate. I wonder what really happened.
Hedley Lamarr: Wait, wait, wait. I'm unarmed.
Bart: Alright, we'll settle this like men, with our fists.
Hedley Lamarr: Sorry, I just remembered . . . I am armed.
the Army - not to be outdone by the USMC - contributes one 'horny bastard' !!
these Paratroopers just can't control themselves.
They need MORE EO Powerpoints !!!
Proverbs 27:17 - As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.
The Corps don't f around with fraternization. The only person allowed to screw subordinates is the 1st Sgt (NJP's, arbitrarily not approving leave and whatnot)
Poor Wookie. I am sure she did her best.
Isn't this what everyone said would happen?
... or at least thought
343 - Never Forget
Its better to be Pavlov's dog than Schrodinger's cat
There are three types of mistakes; Those you learn from, those you suffer from, and those you don't survive.
Only the mentality ill are surprised when the predictable happens.
I'm sorry, I'm thinking about the cats again...
|Leave the gun. |
Take the cannoli.
The Marines take war fighting seriously; training, unit cohesion, esprit de corps, stuff like that. It’s tough sending Marines into combat when the sergeant is giving one of her guys poontang while the rest have to jerk off.
|SIG's 'n Surefires|
"Common sense is wisdom with its sleeves rolled up." -Kyle Farnsworth
"Freedom of Speech does not guarantee freedom from consequences." Mike Rowe
NRA Life Member
Now she should make sandwiches for all of us, but not before she thoroughly washes her hands.
Need help finding the kitchen, girlie?
|Get Off My Lawn|
...well that sounds very stylish...
Whenever I see these type of stories, I am always reminded of this.
"I’m not going to read Time Magazine, I’m not going to read Newsweek, I’m not going to read any of these magazines; I mean, because they have too much to lose by printing the truth"- Bob Dylan, 1965
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