"The only advice I think I gave him was to do the very best that he could and then to do a little more."
The series will use a 2017 New York Times Magazine article as the basis for the script.
This is a big deal.
The Parris Island Protection Act would prohibit the use of federal funds to close or plan the closure of the Marine Corps Training Depot
“The NDAA was passed last year. So how is it that a year down the road, we’re still saying things that are potentially a plan?"
A military task force convened in South Carolina on Thursday as leaders there attempt to halt any chance of the Marine Corps abandoning its historic Parris Island boot camp
"If you're looking to save money -- let's start with cutting those people who think closing Parris Island is a good idea."
"No decisions have been made ... It's just an option we're talking about."
'Nothing [about] the way we’re organized right now lends itself to integrated recruit training.'
The entire seven-minute scene is one prolonged dive into depravity, pain, and verbal abuse, but it also felt a little bit like a dare.
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