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9:06 am on Thursday June 11, 2009

'I'm here for the Army,' Colbert goes through basic training

Image by Colbert NationImage by 20090611-training.jpg A while back we mentioned that Stephen Colbert went through basic training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, well now the two parts have aired. So, go on watch them: The Colbert Report Mon - Thurs 11...
6:37 am on Tuesday May 19, 2009

Pvt. Stephen Colbert reports for basic training in Columbia

Image by Mike A. Glasch/The Fort Jackson LeaderImage by 20090519-colbert.jpg I'm no fashion expert, but isn't that a multi-thousand dollar duffel bag Colbert's holding? Fort Jackson's paper, The Fort Jackson Leader, has a great story that slipped...
2:23 am on Saturday March 7, 2009

S.C. school wipes down after meningitis scare

Image by Flickr user Army.mil Image by 3059082014_1c2d423308.jpg Soldiers training in HazMat suits in Texas. In the wake of the death of a fourth-grade student, at Woodruff Elementary School, in Spartanburg, S.C., to an unconfirmed case of...