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Operation Get Some - Seven Minor Characters

"Fuck that, I ain’t had a war since Somalia. I had to get some. But I seriously would not have jumped ship if it meant rolling with Delta."

Operation Get Some - Seven Minor Characters

"Fuck that, I ain’t had a war since Somalia. I had to get some. But I seriously would not have jumped ship if it meant rolling with Delta."

Operation Get Some - The Scene That Made You Fall In Love With Generation Kill

"Most people in America right now probably think of Iraq as a dangerous country. Now, if I were to stand up, I might get killed. But to us, behind this wheel, it’s pretty safe. So to us, Iraq is a safe country. Right here. I feel pretty safe. Do you feel safe?" “Pretty safe, I guess.” “See?”

Operation Get Some - The Scene That Made You Fall In Love With Generation Kill

"Most people in America right now probably think of Iraq as a dangerous country. Now, if I were to stand up, I might get killed. But to us, behind this wheel, it’s pretty safe. So to us, Iraq is a safe country. Right here. I feel pretty safe. Do you feel safe?"
“Pretty safe, I guess.”
“See?”

Operation Get Some - Top Five Moments You Realized You Would Whenever Rudy Was On Screen

"It all feels so random, what we’re doing. Running here, shooting. Running there, bombing. That might be a legit target burning over there, but it might be a school, Pap. I hope it’s legit. I hope this is good karma."

Operation Get Some - Top Five Moments You Realized You Would Whenever Rudy Was On Screen

"It all feels so random, what we’re doing. Running here, shooting. Running there, bombing. That might be a legit target burning over there, but it might be a school, Pap. I hope it’s legit. I hope this is good karma."

Operation Get Some - One Character

I took sixty-five men to war and brought sixty-five home. I gave them everything I had. Together, we passed the test. Fear didn’t beat us. I hope life improves for the people of Afghanistan and Iraq, but that’s not why we did it. We fought for each other.

Operation Get Some - One Character

I took sixty-five men to war and brought sixty-five home. I gave them everything I had. Together, we passed the test. Fear didn’t beat us. I hope life improves for the people of Afghanistan and Iraq, but that’s not why we did it. We fought for each other.

Operation Get Some - Evan Wright Appreciation Day

The initial reason I strike up an acquaintance with Lt. Fick, commander of the platoon I end up spending the war with, is he’s easily recognizable. Though he’s twenty-five, he has a loping, adolescent stride you can spot from a hundred meters away. He’s one of fifty men who introduce themselves to me during my first twenty-four hours at the camp, but he’s the only one I’m able to call by name on my way to the mess tent and ask if I can join him for dinner.

Operation Get Some - Evan Wright Appreciation Day

The initial reason I strike up an acquaintance with Lt. Fick, commander of the platoon I end up spending the war with, is he’s easily recognizable. Though he’s twenty-five, he has a loping, adolescent stride you can spot from a hundred meters away. He’s one of fifty men who introduce themselves to me during my first twenty-four hours at the camp, but he’s the only one I’m able to call by name on my way to the mess tent and ask if I can join him for dinner.

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