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marie999

(3,334 posts)
24. Yes, big difference in security.
Fri Jun 12, 2020, 07:12 PM
Jun 2020

We shop at Camp LeJeune. We used to cut through the back gate to go to Topsail Beach without an I.D. Now we have to show our DoD I.D. to enter through the main gate, the only gate we can enter. The MPs' rifles are loaded and one press of a button and the road is blocked.

Ohhh .... FarPoint Jun 2020 #1
William Cohen is a Republican in the absolute best sense DonaldsRump Jun 2020 #2
+1 He's also married to a black woman, a badass in her own right StarfishSaver Jun 2020 #3
I didn't know that. Thanks for the info! pnwmom Jun 2020 #12
And while this is far less important than her accomplishments StarfishSaver Jun 2020 #13
What a beauty! n/t pnwmom Jun 2020 #15
I've seen them in various situations and Secretary Cohen always looks like a goofy kid when he's StarfishSaver Jun 2020 #18
He knows he got lucky! nt pnwmom Jun 2020 #19
OMG!!! JoeOtterbein Jun 2020 #17
when someone shows you who they are, believe them- maya mopinko Jun 2020 #14
I saw that . . . Iliyah Jun 2020 #4
And he said that has always been the case... blitzen Jun 2020 #5
Yep, warmfeet Jun 2020 #6
So much for generous terms of surrender... And yes, thank you Sec. Cohen. Evolve Dammit Jun 2020 #7
I've always liked William Cohen, a true leader. democrank Jun 2020 #8
Yes it was underpants Jun 2020 #9
Army bases are named after "losers and traitors" left-of-center2012 Jun 2020 #10
I'm guessing the statement was made in reference to the Confederate-named bases. erronis Jun 2020 #11
My husband was stationed at Fort Meade. marie999 Jun 2020 #22
We visited Ft Meade in the mid-1950's left-of-center2012 Jun 2020 #23
Yes, big difference in security. marie999 Jun 2020 #24
le ouch. AllaN01Bear Jun 2020 #16
Clinton's SECDEF. Not many republicans are like Cohen these days IronLionZion Jun 2020 #20
He said Trump should be "willing to rethink" that stance, adding that it honored "losers and traitor orleans Jun 2020 #21
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