The Black Hawk is the bus in Iraq and I’m on my way to work.

They fire a few .50 caliber rounds from the door guns into the Tigris soon after taking off. The pilot rocks the bird left and right so each side has a downward facing opportunity. The sporadic flashes are magnesium flares from the lead bird, fired off to confuse any weapons that might be targeting us with infrared homing technologies. I’m guessing that…

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