Toby Blogs From Afghanistan, Surrounded By U.S. Gun-Ships
April 30, 2009 at 6:53 AM (PT)
Blogging from SOUTHERN AFGHANISTAN, while on his 7th USO Tour to support and entertain our troops, SHOW DOG star TOBY KEITH described the scenes. And he's written a new military themed song.
"Not since my early trips to IRAQ have we been escorted in by gunships as often as we were on this visit," said KEITH. "Thank you Cobras and Apaches. Thanks to all our bird teams for the rides. I also wrote a new military song for this visit. It's called 'The Ballad of Balad.' Funny song about an Army recruiter. It made hardcore-crusted, jaded FOB Sgt. Majors laugh out loud ... I love it. I have tons of info to report back home to the press. And as always, it's all good here. The U.S. military and their commanders are in complete control like always. 'Nuff said!"
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