Posts tagged ‘military’

March 13, 2019

How to say thank you

by allthoughtswork

July 5, 2018

Things ain’t what they used to be

by allthoughtswork
Image result for marine corps bar exam
Dear Ma and Pa,
I am well, hope you are. Tell Brother Walt and Brother Elmer the Marine Corps beats working for old man Smitty by a mile. Tell them to join up quick before all the places are filled.
I was restless at first because you get to stay in bed till nearly 6 A.M. but I am getting so I like to sleep late. Tell Walt and Elmer all you do before breakfast is….

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June 14, 2018

There’s a couple things wrong with #2

by allthoughtswork

Honestly, it's life advice


Especially in the military.

April 13, 2018

The U.S. military in its infinite wisdom

by allthoughtswork

post8 the military in its infinite wisdom

Yup, like the President’s Pee Tape, it really happened.

August 24, 2017

One of the most phenomenal TED Talks I’ve ever seen

by allthoughtswork

Be careful, this one is triggering for those of us with PTSD. But, damn, is it good.

July 26, 2017

Serial Draft Dodger Bans Transgenders from Serving Country

by duncanr

full story –

October 22, 2016

It Ain’t Half Hot Mum

by ratty

BSM Williams : Never before have I seen such a blatant display of poofery !

September 30, 2013

Close Encounter : Dog meets Kitten

by duncanr

A retired military dog meets a kitten for the first time

May 17, 2012

Freedom to Serve : Freedom to Marry

by duncanr

Gays and lesbians can now serve openly in the US Military but their ‘same-sex’ marriages or long-term relationships with their partner are yet to achieve the same recognition and acceptance as that of heterosexual couples – as the following vid illustrates

The vid is part of the Freedom to Marry – campaign and is best viewed full screen

January 16, 2011

Fast Lane to Prison

by duncanr

Military vehicles are exempt from paying tolls on China’s roads.

From May 2008 to January 2009, Shi Jianfeng ran a business transporting gravel in two trucks.

Who’s ahead of me here?

Yup, you guessed it – Shi put fake military number plates on his trucks and had his drivers wear fake uniforms to avoid paying any tolls.

It is estimated he avoided paying tolls 2,300 times before being rumbled.

A judge has now sentenced him to life in prison (and a 1 million yuan fine)

Following public protestations about the severity of the sentence,, however, a retrial has been ordered

Source . . .