What's 1,092 feet long, carries almost 100 aircraft, and is responsible for moving hundreds of cars up the coast? That's right: The USS Ronald Reagan.
It's been 76 years since the heavy cruiser USS Houston (CA 30) was sunk with almost 700 sailors and Marines, but the Navy constantly checks on her.
When you serve in the infantry, you develop a new type of comedy. Most service members outside the community won't get it, and that's the way we want it.
It's called a feint. In a nutshell, a military feint is a tactic employed in order to deceive the other side.
One of the quickest ways to make fun of Marines is to call them dumb.
With the use of a massive ship and a cover story involving billionaire Howard Hughes, the CIA pulled off one of the most epic heists of the Cold War during the 1970s.
When most people think of World War II, they probably think of soldiers fighting in Europe or Marines island-hopping in the Pacific.
Unless you are a member of special ops, most U.S. military members these days are not allowed to rock a beard.