The Pentagon says this is a howitzer. It's definitely not

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Oops (Twitter)

There's something very, very wrong with a recent tweet from the official Twitter account of the Defense Department. Can you spot it?

Let's zoom in, just in case.


The main takeaways from this whole incident:

1. That's clearly a Stryker, not a Paladin. Here's a side-by-side comparison, just to be sure.


Left to right: An M109 Paladin and a Stryker(DoD photos)


2. The use of #KnowYourMil in this tweet is the funniest self-inflicted wound of 2019.

3. We have no idea how the crew of this Stryker, clearly named 'Tazerface,' might feel about this flub, but we can venture a guess according to the vehicle's Guardians of the Galaxy namesake:

I love this job.

UPDATE: The Pentagon has acknowledged its error in this witty retort:


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