A U.S. Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk navigates through the terrain during a mission Nov. 7, 2012, over Afghanistan. The primary mission of the helicopter is to conduct day or night personnel recovery operations into hostile environments to recover isolated personnel during war.
Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement. ~Ronald Reagan
This is a great compilation of photos and captions of former President Ronald Reagan going YOLO! I’ve shared a few of my favorites here & The link to the collection in full is at the end of this post. Enjoy! (YOLO: You Only Live Once).
Ronald Reagan was the presidential master of YOLO.
The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive the Veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation. ~George Washington
Think about what this means. Think of the consequences and repercussions the treatment of our veterans and active duty will have on our nation–good, bad, or indifferent–are we ready for that?
There are some who keep forgetting that kindness is free and an open mind and heart go along way. This is a warning from our first President and Commander in Chief, take heed America.
In every branch of the US military the classifications are pretty straight forward and for the most part are self explanatory–except for the Navy–they don’t use the term ranks, their’s are referred to as rates. I’ve included the definition of rates per the US Navy below as well as some Navy rates that aren’t as self explanatory as others. I’ve left the link where I found the definitions if you’re interested in reading more on some that I don’t mention here. This was fun and I learned a few things, like if a Sailors mail is late he would go have a talk with the Yeoman.Read more
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — Sgt. David Lastley says his homecoming from Afghanistan is bittersweet after redeploying last week to find out his smoking-hot wife had been faithful to him and had not cleaned out his bank account, sources confirmed. Read more