It seems like everyone is doing that
dumb “ten year’s difference” thing on Facebook. Personally, I think this is just depressing for the military community no matter how you slice it.
Either you’re a young troop who’s now reminded of how goofy they looked as a civilian, you’re a senior enlisted/officer who’s now reminded of how much of a dumb boot they once were, or you’re a veteran who’s being reminded of how in shape you once were ten years ago.
If you’re an older vet who’s been out for longer than ten years, well, you’re probably the same salty person in the photo, and no one could tell the difference or that you aged. Maybe a bit more gray and less hair.
Anyways. The Coast Guard hasn’t been paid, but at least these memes are free!
(Meme via Coast Guard Memes)
(Meme via Valhalla Wear)
(Meme via Infantry Follow Me)
(Comic by The Claw of Knowledge)
(Meme via Disgruntled Vets)
(Meme via Sh*t My LPO Says)
(meme via Do You Even Comm, Bro)
(Meme via Army as F*ck)
(Meme via The Salty Soldier)
(Meme via History in Memes)
(Meme via Decelerate Your Life)
(Meme via Air Force Nation Humor)
(Meme via Ranger Up)