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‘All species of Russian tank die’ in this genius parody video of a nature documentary
The circle of life.
The Air Force has a Star Wars-inspired ‘Rogue Squadron’ flying over East Africa
“Djibouti ain’t too far off from Mos Eisley."
The ‘Halo’ series does what no one expected: It captures the true cost of war
Halo, despite its many faults, is perhaps Hollywood’s best attempt at tackling moral injury in war.
Air Force to airmen: Please stop shooting prairie dogs with blow darts
Lest you get caught by security forces
‘Dirt boyz,’ ‘Port Dawgs,’ and ‘Red Horse’ — A guide to Air Force lingo for the rest of us
Up your lethality readiness with this multi-capable data dump.
Sorry, Lady Gaga: There’s no way the ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ soundtrack can top the original
Trying to top Kenny Loggins? That might be harder than shooting down one of those MiG-28s.
The Air Force is trusting the internet to name its ridiculous new cybersecurity mascot
What could possibly go wrong?
This Army ‘Best Ranger’ competitor showed soldier ingenuity that had instructors face-palming
“You mean I have to undo the lock? Because it doesn’t say that."
The Air Force wants to rescue people with this ‘Whale Shark’
“The teeth may have been first painted to inspire fear in our enemies, but it’s just as importantly a reminder and inspiration for ourselves."
Matt and the no good, very bad ‘woke’ military: A picture story
Matt likes to go to hearings about the military, but nobody likes to listen. Oh darn.
‘Top Gun’ sequel isn’t even out yet and we already know they f–ked up the uniforms
Uniform accuracy pedants rejoice
A Marine’s anime-style recruitment posters are going viral
“Literally everybody that comes in and sees my corner they’re like ‘oh this is cool.'"
‘Here we are now, entertain us!’ — Ukrainian soldiers troll Russia with Nirvana rendition
♬ Load up on guns, bring your friends ♬
Pentagon worried the ‘Nintendo Generation’ can’t survive boot camp because their bones are weak
"The ‘Nintendo Generation’ soldier skeleton is not toughened by activity prior to arrival, so some of them break more easily."
The head of the Army National Guard says his ‘favorite whiskey is always somebody else’s whiskey’
"Other people's whiskey is the best whiskey."
We salute the Navy commander who dresses up like famous wrestlers to present awards to sailors
He also gives his sailors days off as part of the award ceremony. That's leadership right there.
These are the dumbest rules in the US military
There are a lot of them.
‘McLovin,’ ‘Fat Thor,’ and ‘White Guy’ — Air Force pilot brings goofy callsigns to life with custom helmet decals
"They’re almost like people’s own personal murals."
Appease Mint? Ben & Jerry’s criticizes US military response to Ukraine-Russia crisis
Pretty sure this means they won't be releasing a Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum Pistachio ice cream anytime soon.
Why these Air Force fighter pilots wear bright yellow helmets
"Your color is who you are."
What are the dumbest rules in the military?
Dumb rules and regulations are one of the most enduring traditions in the military.
‘No war pls’ — Gen Z is spamming Putin’s Instagram asking him not to start World War III
"I know you're in a silly goofy mood but please don't start ww3."