31 Mar '14, 5am

Boy with genetic disorder plays Navy SEAL for a day (VIDEO)

Boy with genetic disorder plays Navy SEAL for a day (VIDEO)

Mason Rudder, 6, of suburban Kansas City, Mo., trains with a former Navy SEAL at a military training facility near Farmington, Mo. Joel Currier/YouTube ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO. -- Mason Rudder peppered bullets from a fully automatic M4 rifle into a car, charged through a field while firing an AR-15, and helped build and set off a wall bomb that blew the door off a building. Though Mason is no war hero, he got to feel like one Sunday. He is 6 years old and dreams of joining the Navy SEALs. Mason’s parents, George and Suzanne Rudder, former St. Louis County residents who now live near Kansas City, surprised Mason for his birthday by driving across the state to a tactical training center near Farmington, Mo., to shoot and train with a former member of the Navy SEALs. “He didn’t know until today,” said Suzanne Rudder, 36. “I think he was just stunned when we got here.” Mason w...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/navy/boy-with-genetic-disorde...

Tweets

Child gets wish to be a Navy SEAL for a day | N...

navytimes.com 01 Apr '14, 9pm

FARMINGTON, MO. — A six-year-old boy caused an explosion near Farmington on Sunday, but there was no cause for alarm. For ...

The Green Building Day 2014 early bird offer en...

gbca.org.au 31 Mar '14, 3am

Green Star - Multi Unit Residential v1 Green Star - Office v3 Green Star - Office As Built v2 Green Star - Office Design v...

Child’s Wish To Be A Navy SEAL

navyseals.com 06 Apr '14, 2am

Chris is a former U.S. Navy SEAL, 18-Delta Combat Medic, and SEAL Sniper. His career included tours with SEAL Delivery Veh...

#bitcoin

startupboy.com 01 Apr '14, 9am

“Wait a minute… Make up your mind. This Snow Crash thing—is it a virus, a drug, or a religion?” Juanita shrugs. “What’s th...

MCPON's next moves: Uniform fixes, fleetwide tablets and more: A year ago, a lot of people were mad at M... #navy

MCPON's next moves: Uniform fixes, fleetwide ta...

navytimes.com 30 Mar '14, 2pm

A year ago, a lot of people were mad at Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (AW/NAC) Mike Stevens. He ended the rite of...

Sailor training falls short: It falls to your skipper to make sure your command holds leadership trainin... #navy

Sailor training falls short: It falls to your s...

navytimes.com 31 Mar '14, 12pm

It falls to your skipper to make sure your command holds leadership training before frocking or advancing any sailor. It’s...