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吝 Text The 188th Crybaby Brigade: A Skinny Jewish Kid from Chicago Fights Hezbollah--A Memoir download 陼 By Joel Chasnoff זּ 吝 Text The 188th Crybaby Brigade: A Skinny Jewish Kid from Chicago Fights Hezbollah--A Memoir download 陼 By Joel Chasnoff זּ Look at me Do you see me Do you see me in my olive green uniform, beret, and shiny black boots Do you see the assault rifle slung across my chest Finally I am the badass Israeli soldier at the side of the road, in sunglasses, forearms like bricks And honestly have you ever seen anything quite like me Joel Chasnoff is twenty four years old, an American, and the graduate of an Ivy League university But when his career as a stand up comic fails to get off the ground, Chasnoff decides it s time for a serious change of pace Leaving behind his amenity laden Brooklyn apartment for a plane ticket to Israel, Joel trades in the comforts of being a stereotypical American Jewish male for an Uzi, dog tags with his name misspelled , and serious mental and physical abuse at the hands of the Israeli Army The 188th Crybaby Brigade is a hilarious and poignant account of Chasnoff s year in the Israel Defense Forces a year that he volunteered for, and that he ll never get back As a member of the 188th Ard Brigade, a unit trained on the Merkava tanks that make up the backbone of Israeli ground forces, Chasnoff finds himself caught in a twilight zone like world of mandatory snack breaks, battalion sing alongs, and eighteen year old Israeli mama s boys who feign injuries to get out of guard duty and claim diarrhea to avoid kitchen work More time is spent arguing over how to roll a sleeve cuff than studying the mechanics of the Merkava tanks The platoon sergeants are barely older than the soldiers and are younger than Chasnoff himself By the time he s sent to Lebanon for a tour of duty against Hezbollah, Chasnoff knows everything about why snot dries out in the desert, yet has never been trained in firing the MAG And all this while his relationship with his tough as nails Israeli girlfriend herself a former drill sergeant crumbles before his very eyes The lone American in a platoon of eighteen year old Israelis, Chasnoff takes readers into the barracks over, under, and through political fences and face to face with the absurd reality of life in the Israeli Army It is a brash and gritty depiction of combat, rife with ego clashes, breakdowns in morale, training mishaps that almost cost lives, and the barely containable sexual urges of a group of teenagers What s , it s an on the ground account of life in one of the most em battled armies on earth an occupying force in a hostile land, surrounded by enemy governments and terrorists, reviled by much of the world With equal parts irreverence and vulnerability, irony and intimacy, Chasnoff narrates a new kind of coming of age story one that teaches us, moves us, and makes us laugh. 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    • The 188th Crybaby Brigade: A Skinny Jewish Kid from Chicago Fights Hezbollah--A Memoir
    • 4.3
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    • Joel Chasnoff
    • English
    • 03 August 2017

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