Military Times has a list of the five defense and veterans races to keep an eye on in this midterm election. Included the top five is the race for a seat in Massachusetts' sixth congressional district. Seth Moulton, a 35-year-old former Marine infantryman, earned a decisive win over incumbent Rep. John Tierney in the Democratic primary back in September and now faces Republican Richard Tisei.
The Coast Guard is officially shit outta luck for a paycheck thanks to the government shutdown, which means that zero coasties have been paid to create some of the amazing memes being shared as a way to vent their frustration.
Vice President Mike Pence repeated President Donald Trump's claim that "ISIS has been defeated" in Syria on Wednesday just hours after several U.S. service members were killed by an ISIS suicide bomber in Manbij, Syria.