The Revolution Will Be Social Mediated
Or if you want to pull out another Sixties chestnut, Sgt. Stein is a “meteorologist for the base’s 1st Marine Expeditionary Force” — a Weatherman…
A Camp Pendleton Marine is running smack up against the limits of what uniform-wearing Americans are allowed to say about their government after his Facebook page for “Armed Forces Tea Party Patriots” sparked concern among his superiors Tuesday.
Sgt. Gary Stein, 24, was set to do a television interview with MSNBC when he got called back to the base to go over the Pentagon’s directive on political activities. Stein chose to remove the page, launched three weeks ago, until he has reviewed his obligations under military code.
No worries, the page is back up. And we’re cool at Stinque World Domination Headquarters — any revolt at the base has to fight I-5 traffic to reach us.
Marine scrutinized over Facebook page [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Armed Forces Tea Party [Facebook]