Cigars and Sea Stories

by Cigars and Sea Stories

Cigars and Sea Stories
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 293
  • Last: 8 Mar 2018
Cigars and Sea Stories provides a place for Marines and FMF corpsmen to act out and speak their minds. We discuss relevant topics, interview prominent veterans and, share stories of war. Any Marine or FMF corpsmen can be a guest on the show, just shoot us an email and we’ll skype you in! Our goal is to empower veterans to act as a whole. Veterans, this is our country, let’s make it better by creating positive change, voting on issues that matter, raising awareness for a worthy cause and, speaking out against injustice.

Episodes (293)

  • 112: Best of Cigars and Sea Stories
    112: Best of Cigars and Sea Stories
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    Published: 16 Aug 2016 Duration: 01:09:30
    This episode of Cigars and Sea Stories is a mashup, a “Best of Cigars and Sea Stories” to review a year of chaos and craziness. Over a hundred episodes have been ran and countless moments have been captured all in an effort to relive the be... Read more →
    This episode of Cigars and Sea Stories is a mashup, a “Best of Cigars and Sea Stories” to review a year of chaos and craziness. Over a hundred episodes have been ran and countless moments have been captured all in an effort to relive the be... Read more →

  • 000: We are Cigars and Sea Stories
    000: We are Cigars and Sea Stories
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    Published: 26 Jul 2015 Duration: 49:02
    The team at "Cigars and Sea Stories" sits down to share their stories and the roles they, each, have on the team.  Subscribe, rate and, review the podcast to tell us how we can make the show better. Mike Penney: Executive producer, Podcast ... Read more →
    The team at "Cigars and Sea Stories" sits down to share their stories and the roles they, each, have on the team.  Subscribe, rate and, review the podcast to tell us how we can make the show better. Mike Penney: Executive producer, Podcast ... Read more →

  • Cigars and Sea Stories Official Teaser
    Cigars and Sea Stories Official Teaser
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    Published: 19 Jul 2015 Duration: 07:43
    A little teaser about how we operate around here. These are some of the antics to listen for as the show rolls on. Meet the Cigars and Sea Stories team... Mike Penney: Executive producer Sebastian Juslin: Director Bennett Tanton: Reconnaisa... Read more →
    A little teaser about how we operate around here. These are some of the antics to listen for as the show rolls on. Meet the Cigars and Sea Stories team... Mike Penney: Executive producer Sebastian Juslin: Director Bennett Tanton: Reconnaisa... Read more →

  • 120: MILK Stories
    120: MILK Stories
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    Published: 13 Sep 2016 Duration: 41:12
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories Bennett, Mike, and Tim talk milk and all things curdled. Milk, love it or leave it? This goes from good, to gross, to worse pretty quick. Being overseas and craving a glass of real milk. Cold milk. ... Read more →
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories Bennett, Mike, and Tim talk milk and all things curdled. Milk, love it or leave it? This goes from good, to gross, to worse pretty quick. Being overseas and craving a glass of real milk. Cold milk. ... Read more →

  • 045: Christmas with Cigars and Sea Stories
    045: Christmas with Cigars and Sea Stories
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    Published: 24 Dec 2015 Duration: 01:13:37
    The team shares sea stories of Christmas abroad. Some dressed up like st. nick and delivered presents. Others garland a tree with links of ammo. From Christmas on ship to O.P.s in Egypt, the team has some crazy sea stories. Anyone who has ... Read more →
    The team shares sea stories of Christmas abroad. Some dressed up like st. nick and delivered presents. Others garland a tree with links of ammo. From Christmas on ship to O.P.s in Egypt, the team has some crazy sea stories. Anyone who has ... Read more →

  • 047: New Years team special, Cigars and Sea Stories team
    047: New Years team special, Cigars and Sea Stories team
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    Published: 31 Dec 2015 Duration: 01:12:25
    The team sits down to share sea stories of New Years eve spent deployed and makes the announcement….. Cigars and Sea Stories is doing a TV show and you guys are choosing the name! Got a title for the show?  Click here to send us a suggestio... Read more →
    The team sits down to share sea stories of New Years eve spent deployed and makes the announcement….. Cigars and Sea Stories is doing a TV show and you guys are choosing the name! Got a title for the show?  Click here to send us a suggestio... Read more →

  • 092: Preventing Suicide
    092: Preventing Suicide
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    Published: 27 Jun 2016 Duration: 47:18
    Bennett goes on a rant about Preventing Suicide!!! How To Prevent Suicide, Subscribe to Cigars and Sea Stories; on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories Mike and Bennett discuss how they handle veteran suicide. The short and skinny is, su... Read more →
    Bennett goes on a rant about Preventing Suicide!!! How To Prevent Suicide, Subscribe to Cigars and Sea Stories; on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories Mike and Bennett discuss how they handle veteran suicide. The short and skinny is, su... Read more →

  • 154: Battalion Hikes
    154: Battalion Hikes
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    Published: 10 Jan 2017 Duration: 37:38
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike and Bennett are sharing stories about battalion hikes, forced marches, hump and ruck running. The battalion hike is a miserable experience for the average Marine or sailor. It starts early in ... Read more →
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike and Bennett are sharing stories about battalion hikes, forced marches, hump and ruck running. The battalion hike is a miserable experience for the average Marine or sailor. It starts early in ... Read more →

  • 177: Public Speaking
    177: Public Speaking
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    Published: 30 Mar 2017 Duration: 29:10
    Public speaking is the topic of discussion on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Public speaking is the number one fear for the majority of people, which is understandable. Speaking to an audience can be downright nerve racking. The th... Read more →
    Public speaking is the topic of discussion on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Public speaking is the number one fear for the majority of people, which is understandable. Speaking to an audience can be downright nerve racking. The th... Read more →

  • 232: Recap of the Associate of the United States Army With Army Veteran, Adam Bird of Heroes Media Group
    232: Recap of the Associate of the United States Army With Army Veteran, Adam Bird of Heroes Media Group
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    Published: 12 Oct 2017 Duration: 44:44
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Adam Bird joins Mike for a recap of the Association of The United States Army national event in Washington D.C.. The guys were rolling through AUSA like a couple of kids in a candy store. The lates... Read more →
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Adam Bird joins Mike for a recap of the Association of The United States Army national event in Washington D.C.. The guys were rolling through AUSA like a couple of kids in a candy store. The lates... Read more →

  • 233: Adam Moeller, Navy Veteran, Airframe Mechanic
    233: Adam Moeller, Navy Veteran, Airframe Mechanic
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 31:41
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike is sitting down with Navy veteran Adam Moeller. Adam and Mike first met in Boston during a backyard fire. Mike and his family had just moved there and was getting to know everyone. He was fres... Read more →
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike is sitting down with Navy veteran Adam Moeller. Adam and Mike first met in Boston during a backyard fire. Mike and his family had just moved there and was getting to know everyone. He was fres... Read more →

  • 052: Veterans Helping Veterans, The Zombie Apocalypse , Tips On Choosing the Right Survival Bow
    052: Veterans Helping Veterans, The Zombie Apocalypse , Tips On Choosing the Right Survival Bow
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    Published: 19 Jan 2016 Duration: 51:25
    Bennett, Mike and, Juslin talk about their experiences helping fellow veterans out of poverty. Working together makes a world of difference. We are the only people who understand the struggles faced when returning home. Get out there and co... Read more →
    Bennett, Mike and, Juslin talk about their experiences helping fellow veterans out of poverty. Working together makes a world of difference. We are the only people who understand the struggles faced when returning home. Get out there and co... Read more →

  • 127: Shawn Rhodes, Marine Veteran, Shoshin Consulting
    127: Shawn Rhodes, Marine Veteran, Shoshin Consulting
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    Published: 6 Oct 2016 Duration: 44:31
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Bennett and Mike sit down with Marine veteran, Shawn Rhodes. Shawn served from 2001-2005. He was a, self-proclaimed, super-pogue. Did you ever run into one of those Marines during deployment, or o... Read more →
    On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Bennett and Mike sit down with Marine veteran, Shawn Rhodes. Shawn served from 2001-2005. He was a, self-proclaimed, super-pogue. Did you ever run into one of those Marines during deployment, or o... Read more →

  • 150: Going To The Dump
    150: Going To The Dump
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    Published: 27 Dec 2016 Duration: 34:30
      On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike and Bennett going to the dump. It’s that special time after the holidays when you realize you have entirely too much crap. Yea it’s great giving and receiving presents but the clean up is ri... Read more →
      On this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories, Mike and Bennett going to the dump. It’s that special time after the holidays when you realize you have entirely too much crap. Yea it’s great giving and receiving presents but the clean up is ri... Read more →

  • 170: Guest Host Eric Mitchell, Marine Veteran, Founder of LifeFlip Media
    170: Guest Host Eric Mitchell, Marine Veteran, Founder of LifeFlip Media
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    Published: 7 Mar 2017 Duration: 48:17
    Eric Mitchell, Marine veteran, founder of LifeFlip Media joins Michael J. Penney as guest host on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. The two Marines will be working together on a few upcoming episodes. Having served before and after 9/... Read more →
    Eric Mitchell, Marine veteran, founder of LifeFlip Media joins Michael J. Penney as guest host on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. The two Marines will be working together on a few upcoming episodes. Having served before and after 9/... Read more →

  • 219: Gunnery Sergeant Bryan McGown, Marine Veteran
    219: Gunnery Sergeant Bryan McGown, Marine Veteran
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    Published: 29 Aug 2017 Duration: 33:40
    Follow us on Social Media @CIGARSANDSEA Bryan A. McGown joins Mike on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories.  The two Marines never served together, but you can hardly tell. The guys are sharing sea stories across the generations and MOSs.... Read more →
    Follow us on Social Media @CIGARSANDSEA Bryan A. McGown joins Mike on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories.  The two Marines never served together, but you can hardly tell. The guys are sharing sea stories across the generations and MOSs.... Read more →

  • 220: Ammon Lang, Marine MP
    220: Ammon Lang, Marine MP
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    Published: 31 Aug 2017 Duration: 47:49
    Follow us on Facebook @CIGARSANDSEA Ammon Lang of Onward Expedition joins Mike for some Cigars and Sea Stories. Mike and Ammon served together in 1st 5th Marines 2010-2011. They trained with the Police Advisor Team as a whole before being b... Read more →
    Follow us on Facebook @CIGARSANDSEA Ammon Lang of Onward Expedition joins Mike for some Cigars and Sea Stories. Mike and Ammon served together in 1st 5th Marines 2010-2011. They trained with the Police Advisor Team as a whole before being b... Read more →

  • 221: Karolyn Smith, Army Veteran, Author of "Sophia The Bionic Cat"
    221: Karolyn Smith, Army Veteran, Author of "Sophia The Bionic Cat"
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    Published: 5 Sep 2017 Duration: 01:14:34
    Follow us on Instagram @CIGARSANDSEA Karolyn Smith, Army veteran and author of “Sophia The Bionic Cat” joins Mike for this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Karolyn is one crazy awesome chick. She went from being a professional athlete to ... Read more →
    Follow us on Instagram @CIGARSANDSEA Karolyn Smith, Army veteran and author of “Sophia The Bionic Cat” joins Mike for this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Karolyn is one crazy awesome chick. She went from being a professional athlete to ... Read more →

  • 230: John Murphy, Marine Veteran, Author of Black Saber Novels
    230: John Murphy, Marine Veteran, Author of Black Saber Novels
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    Published: 5 Oct 2017 Duration: 42:51
    John Murphy is a Marine veteran and successful fiction author. John was a Corporal in the US Marine Corps. His training in Ground Radio Repair got him his entry into the computer business. He graduated college, succeeded in the software ind... Read more →
    John Murphy is a Marine veteran and successful fiction author. John was a Corporal in the US Marine Corps. His training in Ground Radio Repair got him his entry into the computer business. He graduated college, succeeded in the software ind... Read more →

  • 234: Blood and Guts
    234: Blood and Guts
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    Published: 19 Oct 2017 Duration: 47:55
    Blood and guts is the topic on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Mike and Bennett are sharing stories from a life lived in combat. Mike recounts the fun times spent cleaning out the highback after running quick reaction force missions... Read more →
    Blood and guts is the topic on this episode of Cigars and Sea Stories. Mike and Bennett are sharing stories from a life lived in combat. Mike recounts the fun times spent cleaning out the highback after running quick reaction force missions... Read more →