What would you do?

You’re a genius. You are so smart you went to college at the advanced age of 13, and graduated with a degree in chem at 18.

What would you do? Of course, you’d join the Marine Corps.

Astonishing as it is, this happened: Marine Corps Moms: Military Intelligence

Read the article to find out why he didn’t pursue a commission, and other interesting facts. This young man is exceptional, in the real definition of an overused word.


  1. “If some combat is involved, great. I just want to be out there in the thick of it.”

    This guy is clueless on a very, very important level.

  2. This guy is still 19. But he is a Marine, and not as clueless as you might think.

  3. I didn’t say he was totally clueless.
    Just terribly young and clueless in a seeing-your-buddy’s-
    leg-shot-off-might-not-actually-be-“great” sort of way.