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    What is killing our young Marines?

    This is startling: “Motorcycle accidents have killed more Marines in the past 12 months than enemy fire in Iraq, a rate that’s so alarming it has prompted top brass to call a meeting to address the issue, officials say.” (Source: CNN.com) I realize we are coming out of ‘motorcycle’ season here in the northern parts of the US but the reminder is still relevant. Ladies and Gentleman … put on those helmets; take your training courses; and don’t forget your other protective gear.My hubby’s Uncle Stan is a prime reminder of how important it is to wear that gear. Stan was 40, had a girlfriend, and was enjoying life! He…