Zero Blog Thirty
Summary: Zero Blog Thirty is a military podcast presented by Barstool Sports that's listenable for the most crusty of veterans, the bootest of boots, or people who have never touched a weapon in their life. Through the eyes of enlisted Marines and a West Point trained officer, Zero Blog Thirty is like sitting at the online-bar of the VFW and having a virtual cold one with your buddies.
Round 1: Business Insider made a soup sandwich of a video about military terms and it's fucked up beyond all recognition Round 2: Pure comedy in Yemen as a squawking bird wreaks havoc on ISIS fighters trying to record a very serious video Round 3: In 2012 Marine Major Jason Brezler was discharged from the Marine Corps for sending urgent info over an unclassified email. This week it's back in the news & we'll tell you why. Round 4: An interview with Tulsi Gabbard that ended with a little controversy. We'll talk about that interview and the situation surrounding what happened. It was a wild ride. Round 5/Saved Round: Bringing the Austin Tice story (7th year anniversary) back to light. Expect a deep dive on this one next week. #FreeAustinTice
Round number 1: Military separation and award ceremonies can be special. We are gonna walk you through a furmation that will be remembered for a long time. Round 2: The US and Taliban have finished their 8th round of talks on pulling US troops out of Afghanistan. Could we really be out of Afghanistan before the war's 18th birthday in October? Round 3: A retirement ceremony that didn't suck???! An FBI Agent got the surprise of lifetime at his retirement ceremony when a baby he rescued 22 years ago showed up to thank him. Round 4: WWII veteran and former POW Earl Casebier tells the story of his role during the European campaign. This account is unlike anything we've had on Zero Blog Thirty. Get your tissues ready.
Round 1: Negligent discharge to the fucking moon. A Russian ammo supply point accidentally exploded 40k tank rounds. Round 2: A WW2 boot camp letter surfaces. A day in the life of a recruit in 1940s will have you thanking your lucky stars that you weren't training in the Bayou during WW2.Round 3: A Senior Airman was accosted for speaking Spanish in uniform. Im super proud of her because she dropped a #AccordingToTheRegs on the old lady's candy ass. Round 4: Our interview with Jack McCain who is a Navy helicopter pilot who has flown all over the world and also happens to be the son of American Hero John McCain. Round 5: The No Harm/No Foul PT Test is what's going to Make the Air Force Great Again. 2 Marines and a soldier are going to break down our wonderful warriors of the sky's physical program. Round 6: Kate sat down with Team Red white and blue's Megan King to talk about all the great things that organization is doing. Round 7: The Secretary of Defense Mark Esper was given a beauuutiiffuuul beauttiffuull gift from the people of Mongolia. We fawn over the gift-giving styles of the Mongolians… Kinda
Donut 1: This week I had the pleasure of meeting a legend. He ows a huge thanks to his banana induced pink-eye for that. Donut 2: Is wearing spanx in your dress uniforms the greatest hack known to man?Donut 3: Kevin Mawae thanked his dad, a 23-year veteran of the Army during his NFL Hall of Fame induction speechDonut 4: The french military marches and sings beauuttiffulllllyyy or do they? We'll be the judge of that, you nasty little worms. Donut 5: We address this past weekend's mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso.
ROUND 1: HAMZA BIN LADEN? MORE LIKE “HAMZA BEEN DYIN” FOLKS. ::DRUM JOKE SOUND:: THAT'S RIGHT, THE SPAWN OF 9/11 MASTERMIND OSAMA BIN LADEN IS DEAD AS A DOORKNOB AND WE'RE NOT MAD ABOUT IT. ROUND 2: AN ARIZONA MAN CLAIMS THE US ARMY DID A LITTLE BLAST TEST GOOFIN'… WITH HIS DEAD MOTHER. ZBT INVESTIGATES ROUND 3: KATE AND CONS INTERVIEW DAN GABRIEL, FORMER MEMBER OF THE CIA ABOUT HIS DOCUMENTARY 'MOSUL'ROUND 4: THE PROSECUTORS IN THE EDDIE GALLAGHER WAR CRIMES CASE WERE GIVEN NAVY ACHIEVEMENT MEDALS… AND THEN THEY WERE TAKEN AWAY AFTER A TWEETSTORM BY NONE OTHER THAN PRESIDENT TRUMPROUND 5: THE AIR FORCE HAS DIRTY BARRACKS ROOMS AND ITS NOT BECAUSE OF THE AIRMEN… MOLD IS BACKROUND 6: STARBUCKS INTERVIEW / OSD CEO GLENN BANTON / GETTING GAMING CONSOLES & OTHER AWESOME STUFF TO TROOPS OVERSEAS & CONNECTING VETS ONE THE HOMEFRONT
Round 1: 18 Marines and one Navy Corpsman (all from 1/5) were arrested at a Battalion formation for all kinds of charges. Usually Battalion formations are terrible because you're going for a unit run. This situation seemed worse. Round 2: Stolen Valor right here at Barstool Sports? General Adam Smitty has been leading soldiers on the battlefield & Kate's calling him out. Also, learn about the couple who's made it their life's work to call out stuff like this. Round 3: The SEALs continue to have a rough time as the 2016 Sailor of the Year and member of SEAL Team 6 is arrested for allegedly using a spoofing app to solicit nudes from women. Round 4: Mail to APO/FPO boxes could take a little longer if the US follows through on withdrawing from a 144 year-old postal union treaty. Bad news for Bodybuilding.com and Cigar clubs.Round 5: It's Alive Day number 12 for Uncle Chaps and 3 years at Barstool this week. Let's talk about it.
Round 1: CBS's The Code...HAS BEEN CANCELLED! HOW?? WHY?? #BringBackTheCodeRound 2: According to recent reports, the Navy SEALS have been partying hard & now they're in hot water. We're gonna tell you why their CO told them they need to GET OUT of Iraq. Round 3: GET IN BITCHES, WE'RE GOING SHOPPING. Suckle on our teet of knowledge so we can tell you about the change that will give 3M more people access to sweet sweet commissary dealsRound 4: Grab your boots, boots. Country music legend Trace Adkins joins the show to tell us about his upcoming movie Bennett's WarRound 5: YOU PULLIN' YOUR 58% INTEREST MUSTANG INTO A 'VETERAN ONLY' PARKING SPACE? KATE WON'T DO IT. NOT EVEN IF THERE'S A FIRE. Round 6: The LA Clippers had their introductory press conference with Kawhi Leonard and Paul George. Clippers Chairman Steve Ballmer is the NCO that no one wants to see in the morning.
Round 1: We went down to Fayetteville and ran into some drama with the Deputy Commanding General. We thought it was going to ruin the show but it turns out, no one gave a fuck about what he said. Round 2: Is emailing the Commandant directly a good idea? We have a Marine who did and he does not recommend it. Round 3: We haven't watched the new Top Gun Trailer, until now. First ever ZBT Live watch on the pod. It'll either be great or a disasterRound 4: Iranian Commandos fast-roped down onto a British Oil Tanker over the weekend. We break down the international incident which caused a stir on a global stage. Round 5: Does the policy of letting Active Duty military personnel board flights early make civilians hate the military? A new poll says yes. We look into it and it's shocking.
The squad is in Fayettenam ahead of tonight's Rough N Rowdy event. Make sure to buy your PPV at buyrnr.com.Round 1: A classic Fort Bragg story that is almost to crazy to be true. A mischievous 20-year-old convinced the entire base he was a Sgt., when in fact he was just homeless.Round 2: The new Commandant of the Marine Corps is proposing that female Marines can take up to a full year off post-pregnancy. Is this good for the Marine Corps and can it work?Round 3: Boots On The Ground. A new segment we are excited to have sponsored by StarbucksRound 4: Highlights of the best interviews we did with the fighters of Rough N Rowdy while on Barstool Radio. If these don't make you want to buy the PPV, nothing will.
Round 1: Should we weaponize ticks? Congress wants research into how we could use these little fuckers to decimate entire civilizations. Round 2: The fact that “flying infantryman on hoverboard” wasnt an MOS when we joined makes us feel cheated. One lucky French soldier got to fly all over the Bastille Day parade. Round 3: The new commandant wants to implement rules on social media? Will that work? Not if we block and mute all our NCOs it wont. Round 4: A bunch of boogereaters are planning on storming Area 51. How do the people on base prepare for something like that?Round 5: Rough and Rowdy is later this week. We can't wait.
That's right ya fuckin' boot. We have 7 rounds today. Buckle up. Round 1: We talk about most enlisted folks' hatred of junior officers. Today, we give you a perfect example of why. It involves filling water jugs with 2 ounce bottles of water. Round 2: At the age of 16, you should be able to drive, join the army, and wait another 5 years to vape or legally purchase booze. Those are the facts and they are undisputed. Round 3: A new poll found that 64 percent of Veterans don't view the Iraq war as worth the cost. What in the world are the other 36 percent seeing?Round 4: A Marine got promoted from LCpl to Sgt in the same day. Sounds like a motivator, right? Wrong. Wait until you hear about this command fuck up. Round 5: The Army is introducing audiobooks for their field manuals. Good idea or bad? We think it's gonna backfire bigtime and we'll explain why it round 5.Round 6: There is nothing more special than deployment porn. We honor that porn by honoring those who honored porn in Iraq. Round 7: A Badass Coast Guardsman went full send and jumped on a narco submarine and it's the most badass thing we've ever seen
Round 1: Welcome back after a long July 4th break. We hope you were safe like a certain motivated hard charger who secured his momma's house on the 4th of July. CLEAR!Round 2: The Pentagon's Close Combat Lethality Task Force suggests making some startling changes to the infantry. Like what? You cant join until you're 26. Round 3: Adm. Bill Moran is out as Navy's next CNO after it's revealed that he kept a relationship with “Bad Santa.”Round 4: War Fighter and hero Lou Dobbs pulls down his red, white, and blue boxers and shits down the throat of every General since 1991. Drag them, king.
This special Independence Day edition of ZBT has two parts:1) We school our pal Feitelberg on what it's like to be deployed, with a musical twist.2) Back in March of 2017, we interviewed then 92-year-old Stanley Rubin, an Iwo Jima veteran. The podcast was still brand new when it originally aired, so you might have missed it. Stanley tells his story of landing in Iwo Jima, and more about his military career. It's Chaps' favorite interview he's ever done. Thanks for listening and have a safe holiday!
Round 1: Soldiers are quite literally diggin' them boobies at Fort Bragg after excavating a time capsule from 1979Round 2: HO, HO, HO! Guess whos coming down the chimney! It's oh..… A hefty, drunk Royal Navy pilot who got stuck there during a mess night drinking gameRound 3: Finally, the most patriotic state debate has been settled. We will dive in. Round 4: The troops are hornier than ever. As a result, we've got more cases of gonorrhea than MREs amongst the junior ranks. Round 5: ZBT Fashion - Some boot wore his West Point boots to his high school prom. Does he deserve to be roasted for it?
Round 1: Former Secretary of Defense & revered Marine General Jim Mattis was honored with a formal painting this week & one small detail has people riled up. Round 2: One of the last Tuskegee Airmen has died at the age of 99. We take a trip through history at what the Red Tails did in the face of racial adversity during WW2.Round 3: The VA is undergoing big reform. We talked to Dan Caldwell from the Concerned Veterans for America to see what he believes the next focus should be.Round 4: American nerds vs. Iranian dorks?! After Iran downed one of our surveillance drones, America adjusted our very thick glasses, geared up our pocket protector, & cracked our knuckles at the keyboard to hit them where it hurts.Round 5: With Rough & Rowdy 9 coming up right outside Fort Bragg we're a little nervous about how Big Cat's National Anthem will go over, but it can't be worse than some other versions celebs have butchered.