Tag Archives: Ryan Edel

On Profile*

A hundred of us stood in tidy rows at parade rest outside brigade headquarters. At the base of the formation stood a man with only one leg. In his running shorts, PT jacket, and reflective belt (required of all soldiers … Continue reading

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Army Fat

In the Army you must not be fat unless you have a fat neck, too, in which case your whole fat body will be weighed and measured as muscle. But if you have a scrawny neck and, say, your leg … Continue reading

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