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Wednesday, August 09, 2006


We posted our first episode of CFR-TV this week and received a bit of feedback. One response in particular was entertaining. The viewer, and thanks for viewing by the way, said the film's content was "interesting but absolutely useless in a war situation--bullets pack a harder punch." That was very funny to us here at CFR because we never intended the episode to be about the body armor, rather, as indicated in the episode title, more about Marines "goofing off" waiting for the order to go forward. In this case one Marine kicking another Marine wearing body armor. Note that the plastic bottle the lance corporal kicked next wasn't wearing any body armor.