October 27, 2021

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Borne the Battle 257: Army Veteran Vincent “Rocco” Vargas, Entrepreneur, Actor, Mayans MC

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Army Veteran Vincent “Rocco” Vargas is an entrepreneur and
entertainer who served as an Army Ranger in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Currently he is an actor on Mayans MC on FX, a podcast host. podcast host. He is also an
entrepreneur who recently started a clothing and wellness company for
Veterans.

In this episode of Borne the Battle, he talks about entrepreneurship, transition,
finding a community among other Veterans and making his family proud.
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0:00 – Intro
2:17 – The Decision to Join the Military
14:56 – Staff Sergeant Ricardo Barraza
20:08 – Transitioning Out in ’07
23:49 – Finding a New Purpose and Getting to Know the VA
27:46 – Sports Transition vs. Military Transition
35:28 – Transitioning from Border Patrol into Entertainment
39:00 – Discovering What He Wanted for Himself
44:38 – Catching the ‘Acting Bug’
45:46 – Talking Podcasts
48:58 – Getting into Acting and Filming
58:38 – Learning about the Podcast Community on Twitch
1:00:50 – Creating Beteran
1:11:54 – Advice to Listeners
1:14:53 – Special Mention for a Veteran
1:21:36 – Something Learned in the Military That Still Applies Today

Veterans and Activities

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1o7fB-ioxOY This is my live show that I do to just hang out with you amazing people, answer your questions about the US Army and...

Veterans In The News

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5YXQF9FkyTM September 10, 2021 - U.S. Marines assigned to the U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon rehearse aboard...