The wire
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098620/00492
 Material Information
Title: The wire
Uniform Title: Wire (Guantánamo Bay, Cuba)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: United States -- Joint Task Force Guantánamo
Publisher: 362nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Joint Task Force Guantanamo
Place of Publication: Guanta´namo Bay Cuba
Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Publication Date: 12-16-2011
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Navy-yards and naval stations, American -- Newspapers -- Cuba   ( lcsh )
Prisoners of war -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Military prisons -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Detention of persons -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Detention of persons -- Newspapers -- United States   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base (Cuba)   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
System Details: Mode of access: Internet at the NAVY NSGTMO web site. Address as of 9/15/05: http://www.jtfgtmo.southcom.mil/wire.asp; current access is available via PURL.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 3, issue 5 (Jan. 3, 2003); title from caption (publisher Web site PDF, viewed on Sept. 15, 2005) .
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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System ID: UF00098620:00492


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Friday, December 16, 2011 Navy men, Army women beat the competition GTMO Gridiron Volume 13, Issue 6


| NEWS FROM THE BAY THE WIRE | PAGE 3 MWR will demonstrate four of the group Jingle Bells 5K Fun RunScott Kirby performs at Tiki Bar Military Spouse 101 INDEXThe Wire December 16, 2011 Online banking tips 7 Army-Navy football game 8 NASCAR-USO tour 10 Christmas carols at Bargo 12 Run/walk safety notice 13 MBS: Recovering from injury 17 Movie review: The Thing 18 Car wash fundraiser Flock your friends GTMO Rock n Roll half marathon Breakfast with Santa Operation Christmas Stocking 12 Days of Christmas Aerobathon Capture the Santa paintballCOMMA N D COR N ER | THE WIRE | PAGE 2 JTF GuantanamoCommander Rear Adm. David Woods Command Master Chief Cmd. Master Chief Reynaldo Tiong Office of Public Affairs Director Cmdr. Tamsen Reese: 9928 Deputy Director Air Force Maj. Michelle Coghill: 9927 Operations Officer Army Maj. Jon Powers: 3649 Senior Enlisted Leader Sgt. 1st Class Jerome Grant: 3649The WireEditor: Army 1st. Lt. Amelia Thatcher Layout Assistant: Army Sgt. Saul Rosa Photojournalists Mass Communication Spc. 1st Class Ty Bjornson Mass Communication Spc. 2nd Class Kilho Park Mass Communication Spc. 2nd Class Louis Batchelor Army Sgt. Landis AndrewsContact usEditors Desk: 3651 Commercial: 011-53-99-3651 DSN: 660-3651 E-mail: amelia.c.thatcher@jtfgtmo.southcom.mil Online: www.jtfgtmo.southcom.milThe WIRE is the official news magazine of Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is produced by the JTF Public Affairs Office to inform and educate the Troopers of JTF Guantanamo through news, features, command guidance, sports and entertainment. The WIRE seeks to provide maximum disclosure with minimum delay with regard to security, accuracy, propriety and policy. This DoD news magazine is an authorized publication for the members of the Department of Defense. Contents of The WIRE are not necessarily the official views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is printed by Defense Logistics Agency Document Services with a circulation of 1,200. or reprimanded is sometimes seen as Ethics motivate us to strive to make a difference every day. This is especially true here at Joint Task Force Guantanamo, where our time is limited. C P RC S, J T F G Cover: The mens Navy team won out 15-9 over Army Saturday in Guantanamo Bays biggest sports the two winning touchdowns. photo by Mass Communication Spc. 2nd Class Louis BatchelorC


| SPORTS THE WIRE | PAGE 5 similar to Morale Welfare and Sgt. Edwin Latrell runs through Guantanamo Bays trails. photos by Army Sgt. Saul Rosa By Army Sgt. Saul Rosa The making of a community event: TROOPER TO TROOPER | THE WIRE | PAGE 4 to get out and do things that Trooper to Trooper S. r. K EfJTF G r Would you tell a stranger when youre not home?Have you ever left a light on at your house when youre not home? When youre on vacation do you have a friend pick up your mail, or take the paper off the lawn so it wont look like theres nobody home? If you did, then you used OPSEC. We do these things to keep ourselves and our things safe from people who mean us harm. So why would you post your travel plans online? Putting travel plans online is the same as putting a sign in front of your house that says Im not home. Stay safe. Protect your travel plans. USE OPSEC!PSEC ALERT PROTECT YOUR INFO! GTMO: the land of activity opportunity!


| MO N EY MATTERS THE WIRE | PAGE 7 By Army 1st Lt. Amelia Thatcher MONEY MATTERS$$$$$$$$ TROOPER FO C US | THE WIRE | PAGE 6 Which is holiday beverage do you prefer, eggnog or cider?I like eggnog better. You can mix it with everything. Spc. Stanley Victor I would say cider. Its sweet. Im a sweet guy. Staff Sgt. Wellington Jose Eggnog, because its traditional for the holidays. Cider is more for the fall. Petty Officer 2nd Class Angela Lanter Warm apple cider! Im the only one in my family who enjoys it. Petty Officer 3rd Class Rheyma Burley Time in service: Hobbies: T he boss says: Advice to junior T roopers: By Army Sgt. Saul Rosa BOOTS ON THE GROUND


FEATURE | TOUCHDOWN! THE WIRE | PAGE 8 Army Pvt. Chris McCray makes men prevailed 15-9, while Army women took the trophy with a score of 13-6. Spc. 2nd Class Louis Batchelor THE WIRE | PAGE 9 halftime adjustments made all real winners were the people of By Army Sgt. Landis Andrews | FEATURE




FEATURE | THE WIRE | PAGE 12 By Army Sgt. Saul Rosa Troopers reach out Community Center through song | FEATURE THE WIRE | PAGE 13 some of the following information applies to me running and jogging are permitted By Sgt. 1st Class Jerome Grant Illustrations by Sgt. 1st Class Jerome Grant No banana rats were harmed in the creation of this issue. You should have worn a


AT YOUR SERVI C E | THE WIRE | PAGE 14USS Benfold Public Affairs O N THE WING Academy a cappella group performs at White House IN T HE FIGHTMarines look to new tuition assistance program For more information on how to utilize ON T HE DECK Stranded mariners rescued off San Clemente Island Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs | AT YOUR SERVI C E THE WIRE | PAGE 15COAST TO COAST led the joint health effort in the most austere lieutenant general and administered the oath to First female Army surgeon general appointed Diving safety tips: ON T HE GROUND Coast Guard rescue team: how to dive safelyBy 7th Coast Guard District Public Affairs to be appointed to this post. photo courtesy army.mil By Rob McIlvaine Army News Service


AROU N D THE WORLD | THE WIRE | PAGE 16 2nd Cav drops Stryker from name Mental health hearing set for accused White House shooter U.S. may freeze $700 million in aid to Pakistan Stars and Stripes Overseas school lunch prices to increase Jan. 1Stars and Stripes | MI N D, BODY & SPIRIT THE WIRE | PAGE 17 Mind Body & Spirit by Army Sgt. Landis Andrews Only at GTMO by Mass Communication Spc. 1st Class Ty Bjornson


Movie ReviewR 102 min.By Mass Communication Spc. 1st Class Ty Bjornson MOVIE REVIEW | THE WIRE | PAGE 18 GTMO Quick Reference Bayview Club 75605 Wed.-Fri. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sun. & Holidays 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Bowling Center 2118 Mon.-Fri. 6-11 p.m. Fri. 6 p.m.-12 a.m Sat. 1 p.m.-12 a.m. Sun. & Holidays 1-11 p.m. Caribbean Coffee 77859 Mon.-Sat. 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun. 1-10 p.m. Jerk House 2532 Sun.-Thu. 5-9 p.m. Fri. & Sat. 5-10 p.m. KFC and A&W Express 75653 Daily 11 a.m.-10 p.m. MWR Liberty Centers 2010 Mon.-Thu. 11 a.m.-12 a.m. Fri. 11 a.m.-1 a.m. Sun. 9 a.m.-12 a.m. Sat. & Holidays 9 a.m.-1 a.m. Library 4700 Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun. & Holidays 12-9 p.m. Pizza Hut 77995 Mon.-Thu. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 12-9 p.m. Windjammer Cafe Mon.-Thu. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sat. 5-10 p.m. Sun. 5-9 p.m. Windjammer Club 77252 Fri. & Sat. 5 p.m. 2 a.m. Windjammer Sports Bar Mon.-Thu. 5-9 p.m. Fri. & Sat. 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Sun. 5-9 p.m.Safe Ride 84781December 17 3-5 p.m. Caroling Sing at the U.S. Naval Hospital, Gold Hill and Seaside Galleys, and Guantanamo Bay housing areas. Operation Christmas Stocking: Dec. 22-25 Volunteers needed! Call 2323 for information. December 24 Main Chapel services 5-6:30 p.m. Roman Catholic Christmas service 7-8 p.m. Protestant Christmas service 12 a.m. Roman Catholic Christmas Mass December 31 7 p.m. New Years First Night service January 7 9 a.m. 12 p.m. Decoration clean-up Call 2323 for more information on all holiday events.GTMO Holiday Services | BULLETI N BOARD THE WIRE | PAGE 19 FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU 17 Call the movie hotline at 4880 or see the MWR GTMO Facebook page for more information. 16 18 19 20 22 21 T hree Musketeers (NEW) 50/50 (last showing) Johnny E nglish R eborn (NEW) Dream House (last showing) T he Big Y ear (NEW) New Y ears Eve (NEW) T hree Musketeers (NEW) Paranormal Activity 3 (NEW) T he Big Y ear (NEW) 50/50 (last showing) No movie No movie Paranormal A ctivity 3 (NEW) Dream House (last showing) Arthur Christmas New Y ears Eve (NEW) F ootloose R eal Steel Downtown Lyceum Camp Bulkeley


Soldiers of the 193rd Police Company charged down to Cable Beach Dec. 13 at sunrise during the 525th Military Police Battalion run. photo by Mass Communication Spc. 2nd Class Kilho Park at the G.J. Denich Gym hockey rink. photo by Army Sgt Saul Rosa Hey Moe! Hey Larry! The 193rd Military Police Companys Dec. 9 picnic included a unique way to raise money for unit activities: buy a cream pie! photo by Mass Communication Spc. 1st Class Ty Bjornson