Johnny Rico

I've been a film buff all my life. Although I enjoy all types of films, I've always been especially fond of war and action films. I've always taken cinema seriously, whether its critiquing and reviewing films, excitedly looking to the horizon for the future release schedule, or simply following the careers of my favorite directors and actors.

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I've had two books published by Random House, including a war memoir detailing my time as an infantry soldier in Afghanistan entitled, Blood Makes the Grass Grow Green. I regularly write for a popular men's magazine regarding military related issues, but I've also written for GQ, Salon, and many others on issues related to the military and our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 

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ThoughtCo is a premier general reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top ten information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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