Sunday, July 22, 2018

4 results for 'united states air force'

Welcome Home, Welcome Back To Texas!

By Scorpion Sting, published on May 13, 2013

...two AAS degrees do look good on a resume. I'm not complaining since I didn't pay one red cent for the collage degrees since they were completed through a variety of programs offered thru different Air Force channels. On the down side and on the upside as well I was discharged from the United States Air Force as a Disabled Veteran as I sustained a major injury while living in Japan that saw fir to follow me thru my entire career. Cycling back into civilian life was hard for me since I ate, drank, and shit the Air Force for so damn long. It is very hard to turn that off, even as I sit here... (more)

Tags: travel, home, drinking, texas, united states air force

Welcome To The Land Of Enchantment

By Scorpion Sting, published on May 10, 2013

This will be installment number two of where I was stationed, how being in the AMMO careerfield influenced my drinking habits, and different places I traveled while still being stationed at Holloman AFB in New Mexico. If necessary, you might need to read Land Of The Rising Sun to get caught up to where I left off. Originally when I was given relocation orders at Misawa AB Japan I was heading to Keflavik Iceland for two years on an accompanied tour. That went south and I was diverted to being stationed at Holloman AFB New Mexico to fill in for a shortage of Munitions Inspectors that they were... (more)

Tags: united states air force, ammo, iyaayas, new mexico, osan ab korea, holloman afb new mexico, nellis afb nevada

Land Of The Rising Sun: An Airman's Tale (Part 1)

By Scorpion Sting, published on May 10, 2013

...are even the lucky ones who have been given the gift of living there or visiting there sometime in the course of their lives. Which is the case for me, I lived there in the early 90s, and thru my blog over the years I have tried to give my view of how it was to be an American in the United States Air Force living abroad in northern Japan. There were many aspects to living in Japan, from living there, working there, exploring there, learning the lifestyle, learning the culture, learning the language, trying new food, and finding new ways to drink a variety of the alcohols local to Japan.... (more)

Tags: japan, alcohol, drink, misawa, united states air force

Worms Are For Wussies

By Scorpion Sting, published on May 10, 2013

Back in the early 90s I had the rare opportunity to live in northern Japan while serving in the United States Air Force. I had considered myself, in the beginning, a decent drinker. Jack Daniels, Wild Turkey, Jim Beam, Jose Cuervo, and Crown Royal were all my friends whom I knew very well by the time I turned 19. I have a hidden talent that I used to my advantage to win many bets and make a fair amount of money in the process. I have no gag reflex at all and I can breath thru my nose while chugging whatever I am chugging eliminating the need to stop for a breath in the middle. I was born with... (more)

Tags: japan, scorpion, whiskey, united states air force

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