The 13 funniest military memes of the week
Happy New Year’s! We didn’t do anything special. It’s the same basic idea from last year: 13 awesome memes from around the Internet.
1. Gen. Washington believed in proper accountability (via Team Non-Rec).
2. When the pilot can’t find the KC-130 and has to stop and ask for directions:
(via Air Force Nation)
3. Dream big, Marines (via Sh-t my LPO says).
4. Because professionalism and talent are completely separate traits:
(via Air Force Nation)
5. It’ll be great. A nice, country drive (via Military Memes).
6. Diamonds are a soldier’s best friend (via The Most Combat Engineer Man in the World).
7. It’s probably not a Facebook hoax this time (via Coast Guard Memes).
8. How combat engineers announce their arrival:
9. That lance corporal life:
(via Military Memes)
10. 10 bucks says this was a profile pic within 24 hours (via Humor During Deployment).
11. Try to be more specific, photographer (via U.S. Army W.T.F! moments).
12. Everyone makes fun of the PX Ranger until he’s the only one who gets to duel the Jedi wannabe (via Broken and Unreadable).
13. Yes, first sergeant hates you (via Marine Corps Memes).
This is how John Kelly shut down speculation on President Trump's gold star family call
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Blumhouse and WATM team up to produce 'Searching for Bergdahl'
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This is the real reason John McCain's Liberty Medal speech was so epic
When US media focused on a jab at President Trump, they missed the parting thoughts of a veteran and public servant of more than 60 years.
This little bot can take a lickin' and keep on tickin' for troops on assault
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This is one of the deadliest kamikaze attacks caught on film
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This is what it was like fighting alongside Afghan troops
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This is how AC/DC helped save a POW in Mogadishu
The ending of "Black Hawk Down" was just slightly different than Ridley Scott showed. It was a moment former POW Mike Durant would never forget.
Russia is buying more of these 'Fullback' fighter jets — and they're pretty impressive
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More than 100 killed in Taliban attacks across Afghanistan
The Afghan Defense Ministry is reporting over 100 Afghan deaths in October. The Taliban killed Afghan police officers and soldiers, and civilians.