Author Archives: Jacob Treat

Don’t F**k with Camel Spiders

Informant Background: This Informant is a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps with numerous tours under his belt. He’s currently a MECEP in the USC Naval battalion. He’s married with a kid on the way. Informant’s Story: “Dude, camel spiders are f**king terrifying. Like, I’ve been shot at and had sh** explode around… Continue Reading »

Military weddings

Informant Background: This Informant is a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps with numerous tours under his belt. He’s currently a MECEP in the USC Naval battalion. He’s married with a kid on the way.   Informant’s Story: “When me and my wife got married, we had a normal military wedding. Its like… Continue Reading »

Don’t Bring Apricots on a Tank

Informant Background: This Informant is a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps with numerous tours under his belt. He’s currently a MECEP in the USC Naval battalion. He’s married with a kid on the way.   Informant’s Story: “I never really rode on any AMTRAACS [armored transport] or tanks or anything, but I’ve… Continue Reading »

Tapping a mag on your helmet

Informant Background: This Informant is a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps with numerous tours under his belt. He’s currently a MECEP in the USC Naval battalion. He’s married with a kid on the way. Informant’s Story: “You know that scene in “Apocalypse Now” where the dudes are going in the helicopters to… Continue Reading »

Dont Ring the bell in Bars

Informant Background: The informant is a Junior at USC in the Naval ROTC program. he considers himself the typical college boy and often enjoys attending the numerous parties around campus.   Informants story: “Something you’ll see in bars is this bell. Like, one of those bells with the thing attached to the string that you swing… Continue Reading »