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Old 03-30-2016, 12:51 PM
Johnny Ace is offline
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Originally Posted by Boyo Jim View Post
SOMEONE told Geraldo, or the whole press corps, that these soldiers were landing on a particular beach at a particular time in a potentially hostile environment, and there were probably more reporters than soldiers at the site. And they were lighting up the soldiers with spotlights for their cameras. And it was a beach, because they came in by boat to an empty stretch of one, IIRC.
Geraldo chose to try to advance his career by endangering the lives of a division of soldiers. That, or he was just completely clueless. Neither is flattering.

He was embedded with the 101st Airborne and drawing a map of his location in Iraq on camera, during combat operations.