a unit composed of 12 U.S. Special Forces soldiers.
Baltimore Ravens: The Football Team Named After a PoemA lot of football teams are named after birds (e.g., the Philadelphia Eagles, the Atlanta Falcons), but of all our feathered mascots only one comes from a poem: The Baltimore Ravens. The dark American poet, Edgar Allan Poe spent the end of his life in Baltimore and is buried there. His poem “The Raven” tells the story of a man, tormented by loss, who becomes …
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ISIS is an A-Team force among FSA units composed of squabbling Gomer Pyles.
This is the kind of A-team we need and one that reflects well on the incoming chief executive.