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Pentagon Channel show: ‘FNG’!

I’m not kidding. They say it stands for "For the New Guy." Sure it does. I watched Episode 6, which among other things, has a discussion of how to get a tighter butt, and why not to shoplift from the PX. (Answer: You could get caught, and that would not be good.) At about 19 ...

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I'm not kidding. They say it stands for "For the New Guy." Sure it does.

I watched Episode 6, which among other things, has a discussion of how to get a tighter butt, and why not to shoplift from the PX. (Answer: You could get caught, and that would not be good.) At about 19 minutes in this episode, they offered up their list of 10 things not to post on the web, such as any video you wouldn't want your first sergeant to see. I suppose like the tape of you getting caught shoplifting at the PX.

I’m not kidding. They say it stands for "For the New Guy." Sure it does.

I watched Episode 6, which among other things, has a discussion of how to get a tighter butt, and why not to shoplift from the PX. (Answer: You could get caught, and that would not be good.) At about 19 minutes in this episode, they offered up their list of 10 things not to post on the web, such as any video you wouldn’t want your first sergeant to see. I suppose like the tape of you getting caught shoplifting at the PX.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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