Michelle Rodriguez is a bonafide badass, and it’s not just because of the tough, take-no-shit characters she plays on screen. In a July 11 Facebook video posted to Taran Tactical Innovations, Rodriguez blasted through a tactical shooting course in seconds, before celebrating with a fist pump as she shouted: “Get some!”
The video of the 39-year-old Rodriguez, who stars in Hollywood blockbusters like Avatar and the Fast & Furious franchise, has already racked up 1.2 million views and more than 15,000 shares on Facebook.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
A combat patrol advanced three miles north of Lucca (furthermost point occupied by American troops) to contact an enemy machine gun nest in September 1944 as part of the Italian Campaign (DoD/National Archives and Records Administration)
World War II Army veteran Milton Miller says he has never forgotten an act of cowardice by his platoon leader.
It happened in the Alban Hills south of Rome following the Allied Forces' amphibious invasion on the Italian beaches of Anzio in January 1944.
The amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima sails past the Statue of Liberty into New York Harbor, November 10, 2016. (U.S. Navy/Petty Officer 2nd Class Carla Giglio)
In the six months since its activation, the Navy's 2nd Fleet has bulked up and is embracing its mission in the North Atlantic and the Arctic, where the U.S. and its partners are focused on countering a sophisticated and wily Russian navy.