Get Task & Purpose in your inbox

MOST READ

U.S. Army/Spc. Christopher Brecht

Are you a fan of downrange dog stories? Did you laugh at General Order No. 1's injunction against pets? Then, brother, do I have a story for you. Well, I don't — but Twitter's resident Powerpoint sapper and occasional T&P; contributor, Angry Staff Officer, has quite the Iraq story, as related to him by a forward observer. If someone isn't working on the screenplay already, there's no justice in this world:

Read More Show Less
Photo by Staff Sgt. Gary Witte

There’s plenty of gunplay in movies, but among all the Old West showdowns and hapless henchmen getting gunned down by action heroes are some real firefights: battles between two or more groups of armed individuals. Here are 10 of the most frenetic gun battles ever filmed. Of course, opinions may differ, so sound off in the comments if you have a favorite that didn’t make the list.

Read More Show Less
© 2018 Hirepurpose. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service.