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What that one scene in ‘Saving Private Ryan’ teaches us about complaining in the military
Gripes go up.
What Colin Powell learned about leadership after losing his sidearm
"When they fall down, pick 'em up, dust 'em off, pat 'em on the back, and move 'em on."
A veteran’s odyssey after hanging up the uniform in an America he doesn’t recognize
“The story of Odysseus is the story of the day after—what happens when the battle is done? … My service wasn’t an accomplishment. It was a liability.”
The best hacks to make military life in the field suck less
Make your stay in the dirt motel a little less miserable with these "field-hacks"
This Air Force commando called in 688,000 pounds of bombs in one battle
“My heart was pounding. I can see the AQ guys right out in front of us ... I cleared them hot and the bomb dropped right in the position.”
The most experienced A-10 pilot in history explains how to be ready for anything
"Make every hour flying and every bullet shot count, so you don’t fail on a mission."
The acclaimed author of ‘The Things They Carried’ tells us what he carried in Vietnam and carries with him still
An M16, letters to a girl, fear, pride, love. He's left some burdens behind in exchange for others.
A Marine Medal of Honor recipient and the Navy SEAL who shot Bin Laden are writing a self-help book
"The Way Forward" is being billed as a combination war memoir and self-help book.
‘I request trial by court-martial’ — The real story behind that one beloved scene in ‘Band of Brothers’
Yeah, that actually happened.
Forty McFortface: The US military is renaming bases and needs your help
In our nation’s 245 year history, we have been blessed to have countless individuals honor us with their service and sacrifices, now we can honor them.
If Keanu Reeves doesn’t do some ‘John Wick’ sh*t in ‘Matrix 4’ it’ll be a misfire of epic proportions
They need more guns. Lots of guns.
Smedley Butler’s fiery speech to World War I veterans is still relevant today
'Makes me so damn mad, a whole lot of people speak of you as tramps. By God, they didn't speak of you as tramps in 1917 and '18.'
That one scene in ‘Charlie Wilson’s War’ that showed us a real-life ‘Blue Collar James Bond’
“You might say he was rough around the edges. He was comfortable using the F word.”
What is the dumbest uniform regulation in the US military?
Measurements and markings and makeup oh my!
The incredible true story of how a Navy challenge coin saved this Oklahoma police officer’s life
On July 3rd, 2018, the lives of two Tulsa police officers, a Navy reservist and a civilian, became inexorably entwined in a shooting during a traffic stop.
One of the most telling scenes in ‘Saving Private Ryan’ involved a sidelong glance at a sandwich
If you blink, you'll miss it.
Review: Dominate the water in the cavalry-tested Pool Punisher inflatable tank
A former Army cavalry officer takes the Pool Punisher for a spin.
One of the Navy’s youngest destroyers is rocking a brand new battle flag at sea
Always ready, fight on!
‘What to remember in a firefight’ according to ‘Hoot’ the legendary Delta Force operator of ‘Black Hawk Down’ fame
Neither of the top Air Force general’s two favorite military movies are about the Air Force
Can you blame him?
Air Force officer shows courageous restraint by not punching irate attacker on DC street
"We're good. Walk away."
A Marine’s new book is a ‘deeply lyrical account’ of infantry life in the Post 9/11 age
If there is such a thing as literary justice, you will eventually find Tellessen’s truth shelved alongside Sledge and Leckie and O’Brien.
Here’s why the Air Force’s workhorse C-17 is called ‘the Moose’
Moose gang turn up
Inside SERE School, where military-grade hide-and-seek meets life-and-death struggle
The first rule they teach is “don’t get caught.”
Watch US troops launch a volley of rockets in super slow motion set to Tchaikovsky’s ‘1812 Overture’
It’s worth it and you’re welcome.