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  Tour of Duty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Tour of Duty premiered in 1987, and after a critically-acclaimed first season, ABC launched the sappy, almost soap-opera-like Vietnam series, China Beach(1988).
Tour of Duty was excellent in its first season.
Tour of Duty was a great show in the beginning, it was very gritty and realistic.
www.jumptheshark.com /t/tourofduty.htm   (3382 words)

 MAXIFLEX Tour of Duty | Montana NRCS
To change to a maxiflex tour of duty, the employee must request approval from their supervisor prior to the beginning of a pay period.
Maxiflex tours must have a daily posting of clock hours in the first two lines of the "Clock Hours" section of the timesheet, if different than the normal tour of duty posted on the timesheet.
Travel is during tour of duty of 7:00 a.m.
www.mt.nrcs.usda.gov /news/factsheets/maxiflex.html   (461 words)

 washingtonpost.com: Tour of Duty
Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War
The sun was glaring through the windshield of Richard J. Kerry's single-engine light aircraft as he prepared for takeoff from a runway in northern Virginia on February 27, 1954.
Concepts like diligence, duty, and loyalty were instilled in them, with tenderness usually coming last.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/style/longterm/books/chap1/tourofduty.htm   (890 words)

 The Music of Tour Of Duty
The cover states that the songs are culled from the TV album "Tour Of Duty 3".
The cover states that the songs are culled from the TV album "Tour Of Duty 2".
Paint it Black by the Rolling Stones, was re-released due to the success of Tour Of Duty and reached number one in the Dutch music charts.
hum90.com /music_of_tour_of_duty.htm   (305 words)

 HPS Sims: Squad Battles "Tour of Duty"
Tour of Duty is the second game in the Squad Battles Series and continues from the original game Squad Battles Vietnam.
In addition to over 40 scenarios, Tour of Duty has a Campaign Game, the first in the Squad Battles series to do so, which enables the player to assume the role of a leader and fight multiple battles over the course of a year in Vietnam.
Tour of Duty contains multiple enhancements to the Squad Battles game engine including Caves and Tunnels, Smoke and Illumination, and several enhancements and new features not found in the original Squad Battles Vietnam.
www.hpssims.com /Pages/products/SB/TOD/TOD.html   (492 words)

 Powell's Books - Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War by Douglas Brinkley
Covering more than four decades, Tour of Duty is the definitive account of John Kerry's journey from war to peace.
Throughout Tour of Duty Brinkley deftly deals with such explosive issues as U.S. atrocities in Vietnam and the bombing of Cambodia.
In Tour of Duty, Brinkley explores Senator John Kerry‛ s career and deftly deals with such explosive issues as U.S. atrocities in Vietnam and the bombing of Cambodia.
www.powells.com /cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=8-0060565233-0   (921 words)

 Tour of Duty Info home page
Welcome to the Tour of Duty Information page, a writer's resource of details pertaining to the television series Tour of Duty.
A section entitled "TOD Advisor's Notebook" will present a series of seven essays for writers of Vietnam War fiction, written by TOD advisor Lee Russell (1987-1989).
Tour of Duty and its characters are the property of Zev Braun Productions and New World Productions.
www.tourofdutyinfo.com   (385 words)

Hill2001 The Tour of Duty Fan Club had a gathering in Washington, DC 12-14 October 2001.
Tour Of Duty Fan Page What a great site for those of us who liked this program.
Tour of Duty II Fan Page This site is also for fans of this wonderful show and will take you to visit other sections honoring Steve Caffrey, Miguel Nunez Jr.
www.nooniefortin.com /tod.htm   (897 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet Column by Steve Stammers: Tour of duty has paid off for Kolo
And it was no small gesture on the part of Toure, the 21-year-old who burst on to the Premiership scene in stunning fashion on Sunday when he scored the equaliser for 10-man Arsenal against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Toure only arrived in England on trial in February and played just two reserve games before manager Arsene Wenger had seen enough to sign him on a two-year contract.
So Toure junior, a devout Muslim, sent back a huge chunk of his salary every month and the house is now complete.
www.soccernet.com /columns/2002/0903/20020903featstammers.html   (759 words)

 Tour Of Duty
The first television series about the Vietnam War, Tour of Duty focuses on a single platoon of young U.S. soldiers through their one-year tour of combat duty in Vietnam in the late 1960's.
Tour of Duty takes place in 1967, when the war in Vietnam has escalated to terrifying heights.
Tour of Duty goes beyond the massive political turmoil caused by the Vietnam War and attempts to portray the human side of the conflict.
www.tnt.tv /title/0,,329490-1521,00.html   (387 words)

 "Tour of Duty" (1987)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
"Tour of Duty" was one of the few truly great TV series ever produced.
When, in the end, the "Tour" is over, there is an almost overwhelming sense of sadness and loss at seeing these marvelous characters depart.
"Tour of Duty" should be seen by all.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0092468   (445 words)

 WorldNetDaily: Kerry`s war journal contradicts medal claim?
But Douglas Brinkley's "Tour of Duty," for which Kerry supplied his journals and letters, indicates that as Kerry set out on a subsequent mission, he had not yet been under enemy fire.
"Tour of Duty" author Brinkley is reported to be writing a piece for the New Yorker saying it actually was January 1969 when Kerry was sent into Cambodia, not December 1968.
In "Tour of Duty," Brinkley quotes Kerry as saying he and his comrades were "scared s---less" that night, thinking fishermen in sampans might be Viet Cong.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=40006   (1146 words)

 Amazon.com: Books: Tour of Duty : John Kerry and the Vietnam War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Historian Douglas Brinkley's insightful Tour of Duty covers John Kerry's heroic Vietnam service (where he won the Silver and Bronze Stars and three Purple Hearts) and the fervent antiwar campaign it eventually spawned.
Though equally obsessed and revulsed by the burgeoning Vietnam conflict, Kerry's sense of duty led him to enlist in the Navy (after graduating Yale), and then volunteer for training as captain of a Swift boat (small aluminum vessels that patrolled the coastal waters and narrow, dangerous tributaries of Vietnam's massive Mekong delta).
Brinkley, Douglas: Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0060565233?v=glance   (1869 words)

 What Douglas Brinkley's Portrait of John Kerry Reveals (About Brinkley and About Kerry)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Also, the author of "Tour of Duty" is no skulking ghostwriter but a figure in his own right.
At several different points in "Tour of Duty" he asserts that this is his book, not Kerry's; the clear implication is that it is a work of cold-eyed history rather than political advocacy or personal puffery.
Of Kerry's two tours of duty, his first was spent almost entirely at sea, as a deck officer on the frigate USS Gridley.
hnn.us /articles/3436.html   (2765 words)

 Tour Of Duty : A Battlefield Vietnam Modification
Tour Of Duty : A Battlefield Vietnam Modification
Before anything, The name "Vietnam Extended" is going to be replaced with "Tour Of Duty".
Right now the team is small, but we haven't been up for long.
www.freewebs.com /tourofduty   (264 words)

 Tour of Duty Upgrade 1.1 -1.2 [Linux]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Tour of Duty is a realistic team play mod for Valves awesome game Half-Life.
Tour of Duty is a team and class based multiplayer mod in which each class of soldier has it's own unique strengths and weaknesses.
Tour of Duty has a wide variety of gameplay modes to keep the play fast and exciting.
www.fileplanet.com /files/110000/111842.shtml   (440 words)

 SimHQ.com - Air Combat Zone - Aces High II: Tour of Duty - An Interview with Doug "Pyro" Balmos
According to the press information released, Aces High II: Tour of Duty will bring to life a new online world that combines combat simulation and military role-playing in a historical World War II setting.
Tour of Duty will reward both cooperative and competitive play.
As the game stands now, you have gone to some lengths to maintain fairness with increased perk points for flying missions and planes that are less glamorous, increased perk points for shooting down superior planes, rigging points based upon numbers per side, etc. These aren’t things that existed in real life.
www.simhq.com /_air/air_059a.html   (3057 words)

 Alliance For Security - Alliance for Security Presents: Tour of Duty
Our government has instituted a “backdoor draft” by extending the tour of duty of those who are already courageously serving our country.
That’s why Alliance for Security founder Bobby Muller is embarking on the Tour of Duty to speak directly to young Americans about the implications of our nation’s current foreign policy approach—including the prospect of a draft.
After years of speaking out on the consequences of war, he is encouraging all Americans to exercise their civic duty by asking questions and demanding answers.
www.allianceforsecurity.org /tour/pressrelease   (510 words)

 The Wargamer - Interview: Aces High II: Tour of Duty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This new game is called Aces High II: Tour of Duty, and is set to open up the world of on-line gaming to a whole new breed of gamers.
I haven't actually started coding the Tour of Duty, that is, the mission theater part of [Aces High II] yet.
The reason Tour of Duty hasn't been started on yet is, it builds on top of the graphics engine and all the flight modeling engine and the all the rest of it.
www.wargamer.com /articles/aceshigh_interview_2003   (978 words)

 Tour of Duty TV Show - Tour of Duty Television Show - TV.com
Tour of Duty TV Show - Tour of Duty Television Show - TV.com
As the first television drama series about the Vietnam War, Tour of Duty focuses on a single platoon of young U.S. soldiers through their one-year tour of combat duty in Vietnam during the late 1960's.
While their own country is rocked by a massive anti-war movement, these young men find themselves thrown into combat in Southeast Asia, where they face enemy troops they can not see and...
www.tv.com /tour-of-duty/show/1335/summary.html   (338 words)

Tour of Duty, which first aired on CBS on September 24th 1987 was a series about the soldiers of Bravo Company led by Cpt.
The first season of Tour of Duty was filmed entirely on location in Hawaii but was then moved to Los Angeles for season two and three.
Tour of Duty also starred several other talented actors and actresses who contributed to its succes.
www.page-creations.net /todmain.html   (1363 words)

 Welcome to the Tour of Duty 2004/05
Tour of Duty - Update - 18th January 2005.
Welcome to the new updated installment for the Tour of Duty 2005.
See you all at Wentworth Park on 22nd January for the first venture to the Dish-Lickers for the Rant Rant.
home.swiftdsl.com.au /~cwgill   (561 words)

 Alliance For Security
Bobby's Tour of Duty this fall will engage college students and communities across America in a national dialogue.
Join the Tour of Duty and see Bobby Muller when he comes to your state.
Please email us if you have any questions about the Tour of Duty or Call to Duty at tour@allianceforsecurity.org.
www.allianceforsecurity.org /tour   (181 words)

 USATODAY.com - Kerry has historic tale to tell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Not your typical campaign book: Tour of Duty revisits John Kerry's experience as a son of privilege fighting in Vietnam.
The Massachusetts senator is treated heroically in historian Douglas Brinkley's book, Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War (William Morrow, $25.95).
Not a typical campaign book, it deals with how a son of privilege enlisted in the Navy because it was his duty despite misgivings about the Vietnam War.
www.usatoday.com /life/books/reviews/2004-01-15-kerry-books_x.htm   (438 words)

 Tour of Duty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Lipscomb, whose 26-year-old son Michael Pedersen was killed in April 2003 when his Black Hawk helicopter was downed in Iraq, will appear at The Point on Sunday night as part of the Tour of Duty tour, being billed as an educational, nonpartisan project.
By then, her personal grief seems representative of something bigger and even more painful to watch: a country unsure of what to believe anymore.
Tour of Duty, with Lila Lipscomb and Paul Lyons, Sun., Oct. 24, 7 p.m., $10, The Point, 880 W. Lancaster Ave., Bryn Mawr, 866-468-7619.
www.citypaper.net /articles/2004-10-21/mixpicks.shtml   (266 words)

 John Kerry's VERY Abrieviated Tour of Duty
As a member of the Fleet Marines who served in Vietnam from 1967-1968 I know that the Naval Tour of Duty was 13 months.
John Kerry only served 30% of his tour before he ran away.
I do not understand why this fact is never mentioned in any of the "news" reports.
www.useless-knowledge.com /articles/apr/aug026.html   (84 words)

 The Political Guns Of August Are Firing (washingtonpost.com)
But a few weeks before the Iowa caucuses, historian Douglas Brinkley published his eighth book, "Tour of Duty," an exploration of how Vietnam shaped Sen. John Kerry.
Several of the men in that group said "Tour of Duty" enraged them and prompted their campaign.
In "Tour of Duty," Brinkley does not place Kerry in Cambodia but, quoting from Kerry's journal, notes that Kerry's Swift boat was "patrolling near the Cambodian line." Later in the book, Brinkley writes that Kerry and his fellow Swift boat operators "went on dropping Navy SEALS off along the Cambodian border."
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/articles/A40110-2004Aug27.html   (1006 words)

 Tour of duty
On India's last tour of South Africa, Fanie worked with the Indian bowlers and expressed an inclination for the job.
Assessing the current Indian bowling attack, he had said that though the young crop is good they are still not there to tell the seniors they are not needed around any more.
Though Wright is doing a great job as coach, he is not an expert on wrist-position and on the subtle variations of bowling, which could benefit young fast bowlers.
www.rediff.com /cricket/2003/may/20diary.htm   (905 words)

 Amazon.ca: DVD: Tour of Duty: The Complete First Season [5 Discs]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This is the 1st item in the Tour of Duty series.
Several years ago, while TNT was running TOD every day, one of the TOD web sites reported that the Stones refused to negotiate a licensing agreement, and that was why there was a different opening.
Not sure how accurate that is and it seems strange that all the bands associated with the original soundtrack would take the same stand.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0001Z3I12   (989 words)

 Spotlight On DSU   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
When Dan started his first student teaching assignment in the spring of 2003, he had no idea that within weeks he would be called up to serve a tour of duty in Iraq.
Because his guard unit was on alert, Dan was required to carry a cell phone with him at all times, but he still didn’t think that his unit would be activated.
Dan has been enjoying his student teaching experience and says that “right away it was hard switching from being over there in a combat zone to a classroom,” although he laughs when he says that some days the stress level of the war zone and the class room are pretty much the same.
www.departments.dsu.edu /news/spotlight/04/Dan_Swartos.htm   (550 words)

 U.S. Tour of Duty
U.S. Tour of Duty, a non-profit project of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs, supports and promotes the anti-war advocacy of Iraq veterans, military families, performers, and policy analysts by organizing public forums, developing media strategies, and producing video content.
Come find out what Camp Casey was like on the ground from people who were there, hear first-hand accounts of the war being fought in our name, and learn why the movement launched in Crawford by military families, vets, and activists is turning the tide.
U.S. Tour of Duty is a project of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs (SEE), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
www.ustourofduty.org   (481 words)

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