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Why a millionaire hired a Seal to kick his butt
On a freezing 5-degree day in December 2010, Jesse Itzler found himself waist high in a frozen lake in Connecticut. "We've got five minutes till frostbite … GET OUT NOW!" his Navy Seal house guest yelled at him. Jesse didn't know what to think. "Don't touch your skin to the ice as you get out…...
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Purchase tickets to see Taya Kyle speak at the Hunting Expo Event
Registration is now open! Register early for the best seating options and to assure your spot at our fantastic auctions and entertainment line-up. There are only a limited number of seats available each night and last year we sold out early.  Don’t miss out on these great auctions, speakers and entertainment events. Register Today! Tickets…...
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Navy SEAL Monty Heath talks to World War II fighter pilot Gilbert “Tommy” Farr
A small round table boasting flags and other symbols reminded everyone entering The Connection dining room Wednesday to take two minutes to remember Veterans on Veterans Day. There seemed to be no problem with that as more than 150 men and women crowded into the senior center for a special Veterans Day lunch spearheaded by…...
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What you learn living one month with a Navy SEAL
Retired Navy SEAL David Goggins has a saying: When your brain says that you're done, you're only 40 percent done. It's something Jesse Itzler, an Atlanta Hawks owner and co-founder of Marquis Jet, reminds himself of after having had Goggins as his live-in personal trainer for a month. Goggins first caught Itzler's attention at a…...
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Living With A SEAL – Fox
Author Jesse Itzler and former NAVY SEAL David Goggins talk about their book, 'Living With A Seal.'...
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Taya speaks at Midstream Texas
Wife of the Late "American Sniper" and Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle; Co-Founder, Chris Kyle Frog Foundation Since her husband's tragic death in February 2013, Taya Kyle — the wife of American Sniper Chris Kyle, Navy SEAL, New York Times best-selling author and perhaps the deadliest man to ever peer through the scope of a military…...
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Widow of “American Sniper” Author Speaks in Colorado Springs
Taya Kyle knows grief at a level no one wants to face. Her husband, Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, was murdered along with his friend Chad Littlefield at a shooting range in Texas in 2013. She talks openly and honestly about her grief and ongoing recovery in her book "American Wife". She told me the best…...
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Taya Kyle offers sweat, inspiration with Habitat
The sun was hot and air still as Taya Kyle balanced the hammer in one hand while bracing a nail with the other. Kyle, widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle, arrived in work clothes Thursday afternoon on the construction site at 3506 Swan Drive. Kyle was there to help Habitat for Humanity volunteers build a…...
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