Project Chaos with Christopher Scott Kunkel

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  • 20. Fight to the Death - America’s Bravest

    In this special Memorial Day episode, we dive into the depths of valor, sacrifice, and unyielding loyalty. Join us as we pay homage to America's bravest, who have faced the unimaginable chaos of the battlefield, yet never wavered in their commitment to their country and their brothers in arms. Hear stories that will leave you on the edge of your seat and give you a newfound appreciation for the sacrifices made by our servicemen and women. This is not just a podcast episode; it's a journey into the very heart of what it means to serve. Tune in, and be prepared to be moved, inspired, and forever changed.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering of Illinois Veterans at POB 477, Cherry Valley IL 61016

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  • 19. Post Traumatic Growth

    In this riveting episode of Project Chaos, host Chris Kunkel, a U.S Marine Corps veteran, delivers a powerful conversation on an intriguing concept - Post Traumatic Growth. Chris dives into the harsh realities of war, the profound bond between soldiers, and the moral weight that comes with a license to kill. Amidst the chaos and the unforgiving battlefield experiences, he introduces a novel perspective on growth that emerges from the ashes of trauma. Listen in as Chris engages with Air Force veteran Daniel Kraemer, the man behind Project Chaos MMA, to explore how the struggle of transitioning back to civilian life often leads to extraordinary purpose. This episode is an emotional rollercoaster that promises to resonate with veterans and civilians alike, challenging preconceptions and revealing the true essence of a warrior's spirit.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering
  • 18. No Greater Love, Michael Crescenz - Full Interview

    Dive into the heroic tale of valor and sacrifice in our latest podcast episode where we review "No Greater Love: The Michael Crescenz Story." Learn about the extraordinary life of Michael Crescenz, the only Philadelphian Vietnam War soldier to receive the Medal of Honor. Our discussion goes beyond the book as we are privileged to interview Joe Crescenz, Michael's brother, sharing a personal and touching perspective on the story. This episode is a heartfelt tribute, illuminating the true essence of bravery and brotherhood. Don't miss this unforgettable journey into a remarkable piece of American history.The book is available at
  • No Greater Love, The Michael Crescenz Story

    This is the sotry of Michael Crescenz, the only Medal of Honor recipient from Philadelphia. We journey through the dense jungle of Vietnam in November 1968, where Crescenz's unflinching courage and relentless spirit saved his unit amidst a hailstorm of bullets. Through chaos and fear, Crescenz emerges as a beacon of undying bravery, his legacy forever etched in the annals of heroism. Join us as we reveal the heartrending story of his family, the knock on the door that changed everything, and how they kept his memory alive. This episode is an emotional rollercoaster, a tribute not only to Crescenz but to all Vietnam veterans and their sacrifices. Prepare for an episode that will leave you on the edge of your seat, your heart pounding with every beat of this incredible story.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering
  • 17. How to Predict the Outcome of Future Wars

    In this gripping episode of Project Chaos, we delve into the heart of global conflicts. Will the ongoing tensions in Gaza and Ukraine escalate into full-blown war? Are we on the precipice of World War III? We explore these chilling questions, probing the uncertainty that looms over our world. More importantly, we discuss how we might anticipate the outcomes of these conflicts. By examining recent history in Afghanistan and listening to the wisdom of military leaders, we attempt to draw conclusions that may shape our future. Tune in for a thought-provoking exploration of war, peace, and the thin line that separates them. You won't want to miss it.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering
  • 16. Man in the Arena

    Dive headfirst into the gripping narrative of our 16th episode, as we take you back to the heart-wrenching realities of April 29th, 1945. We’re peeling back the layers of history, revealing the raw and poignant echoes of a world entrenched in six brutal years of war. The cost? An astronomical $14T in today’s currency, a reduction in wealth that’s almost incomprehensible. But the human cost? Far, far greater. The staggering loss of life, from the Soviet Union to China, Germany to Poland, will leave you breathless. We’re delving into the darkest corners of history, countering the devastation with tales of resilience and liberation. This is not just another war story. This is a journey into the depths of humanity, a journey that will leave you questioning, reflecting, and hungry for more. Tune in. The past is calling.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering
  • 15. "We Didn't Fight for Socialism." Veterans' Voices

    In this gripping episode of Project Chaos, we plunge deep into the mindset of veterans, exploring their shared oath, sacrifices, and the importance of preserving their legacy. We delve into the controversial writings of Marine Lt. Col. Oliver North, who boldly questions the purpose of military service in his provocative book, "We Didn't Fight for Socialism." We untangle the complex threads of socialism and the principles that American veterans fought for, stirring a debate that will leave you questioning your own beliefs. As we navigate the treacherous waters of our nation's moral and leadership crisis, we call upon the unique perspectives of veterans to bring clarity in these chaotic times. We also confront the harsh reality of transitioning out of the military, a journey filled with stress, solitude, and introspection. This episode is not just a podcast; it's a wake-up call, a challenge, a journey into the heart of what it means to serve and protect. It's a story of triumph, tragedy, and the unwavering spirit of our nation's warriors. Tune in to this episode of Project Chaos - it's a ride you won't want to miss.Be sure to visit Mentioned Today:STA Engineering