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Navy Operations Officer Pulls Laziest Move Ever

A true American hero. You know you've made it when you're directing a mob of people to steer a giant mass of steel for the sole purpose of getting the sun out of your face, while you go about enjoying your bagel. All in a day's work. 

Navy operations officer pulls off an impressively lazy move | is laziest thing ever done once on US military ship, having breakfast wardroom (officers lounge Operations Officer (OPS) walks This guy definition NOT morning person; he's still half asleep, bleary eyed basically zombie with bagel. He sits down across eat his bagel and is just barely conscious. My back is outboard side ship, and morning sun is blazing one portholes putting big bright-ass circle light right on his barely conscious face
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Soldiers Share Their Care Package Tips

Soldiers of Reddit are sharing the items they'd welcome in care packages. The following list should be helpful for anyone considering assembling a care package for a soldier out there. 

Soldiers share things that the military doesn't provide that would be welcomed in care packages | Burner_03 2d Please dont pack soap or any scented hygiene product with any food items food items will absorb smell s hard enjoy Irish spring cookies. military army camouflage uniform
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John F. Kennedy had a few passionate thoughts concerning the lavish purchase of a $5K crib for his baby, and the military official, General Godfrey McHugh, was not ready for the full extent of the wrath incurred. 

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Redditors That Joined The Military Share Their Regrets

Someone on AskReddit asked for people that joined the military to share their regrets. These are pretty rough. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to Redditors that joined the military and went on to regret it | tweet by IWasSayingBoourner greatest concentration absolute worst people l've ever come across my life silhouettes of soldiers walking
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Service Members Share Their Worst Military Wife Stories

Someone on AskReddit asked for service members to share the worst of their "military wife" stories. The resulting stories are filled to the brim with brutal acts of infidelity. These are just plain old sad. We hope the service members affected by these cheaters have moved on and found people to treat them better in life. 

Service members share their worst military wife stories on an AskReddit thread | tobiasfunke6398 3d Got back an 8th month deployment. Buddies wife six months pregnant
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Just don't ask this guy if he's a marine, unless you're ready for utter, hilarious chaos. 

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People In The U.S. Military Share The Creepiest Things They Encountered

Someone on AskReddit asked for people who served in the military to share their creepiest, most paranormal experiences. The following stories are chilling to the bone. Nothing quite as spooky as being out in the middle of the ocean, and seeing what look like abandoned or (unfortunately) inhabited boats eerily floating around. Or how about being sober and clearheaded as you've ever been, and seeing unexplainable flashing lights up in the sky? Yikes. 

People that served in the U.S. military share some of the creepiest, most paranormal stuff they encountered during service.
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Scammer Pretends To Be U.S. Soldier, Tries To Get Google Play Gift Card

This scammer decided they'd try and play "soldier" to get in the good graces of a person they matched with on Grindr. I'd be genuinely impressed if someone actually fell for this. 

Scammer pretends to be a U.S. soldier to try and get a Google Play gift card.
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Justin Lascek describing to Joe Rogan how his perspective changed after losing his legs from an explosion while on his second deployment in Afghanistan, is an absolute feels trip.  

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Those viral videos of strange and unexplained aircraft that were going around the web, have now been confirmed as real, by Joseph Gradisher, a spokesperson for the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare. 

Um. So, there it is. There are strange aircraft flying around the world, that escape all logic and our understanding of the laws of physics, and a high ranking official from the Navy is confirming that none of us were supposed to see the footage in the first place. 

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Airborne Soldier Stands Up For Junior Enlisted Member, Reports Abusive NCO

This brave airborne soldier put a stop to an abusive NCO who thought he could bully whoever he wanted, whenever he wanted. He definitely set a powerful standard for how other soldiers could go about handling instances of bullying in the future. 

Airborne soldier takes revenge on bullying NCO, and stands up for junior enlisted member.
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15 People Share Strange and Insane Chains of Events from History

One thing leads to another. Sometimes one small change, like the death of one noble or the  use of some kind of pesticide, can cause unintended consequence that reverberate throughout time and space. A lot of this stuff has ramifications to this day. Sometimes they end with a great big historical "F*ck you".

Strange chains of events from history.
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23 Military Members Share Things They Wish They Knew Before Joining

Military members are sharing some hard-earned advice about the things they wish they've have known before joining the military. If you're on the fence about joining the military yourself, you might stand to benefit from these nuggets of wisdom. 

askreddit, military, soldiers, army, air force, knowledge, advice, helpful
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