Following multiple recon marines during the invasion of Iraq in 2003, a group of mixed personalities, you see the dysfunctionality of the military, and on other times, how formalized and heroic it can be. A Rolling Stones reporter joins reconnaissance marines invading Iraq and recounts the mix of horrors and hilarity he encounters during his time there.
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(the muscular marine who runs around the camp with a gas mask on) portrays himself in the TV series. See more
Cpl. Jeffrey 'Dirty Earl' Carisalez
To think I believed the judge when he told me the Marine Corps was a superior alternative to jail. I should have shut up and done my time.
Referenced in Making 'Generation Kill'