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That time Linda Hamilton asked a Marine to the ball


 

When U.S. Marine Raymond Lott, otherwise known as The Marine Rapper (or TMR for short), made a YouTube video to ask Betty White to the Marine Corps Ball, he had no idea that Linda Hamilton would be the one to snag the invite.

Yeah, Sarah Connor. Sarah. Effing. Conner.

In this hilarious episode of No Sh*t There I Was, TMR regales his story, and it has all the fixin's for a perfect tale: pissed off higher ups, a surprise twist, and a magical night at the ball.

Linda's guns, tho! (Go90 No Sh*t There I Was screenshot)

It would almost be impossible to believe...except they've even included the original footage of Ms. Hamilton herself.

Check out the video — if only for the delightful cartoon rendering of Linda Hamilton — and if you find yourself hoping for a celebrity date to your own military ball, The Marine Rapper's got your back.

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