Proud Of MY Branch Of The U.S. Military

Read the news reports on how the Navy busted he** out of the Syrian targets? Makes me proud---wish I were 50 years younger! I'd re-up right now!

But, there is one negative aspect of this scenario and it probably will not be known for several years! I guarantee you that a number of Sailors lost their ears over the side of the ship when the missiles left the deck! Ever hear one fired? Doesn't take but ONE!  


  • ferris1248ferris1248 Posts: 1,911 Moderator
    You have a right to be proud.
    "That which is hateful to you, do not do to your fellow. That is the whole of the law. The rest is commentary."

    Rabbi Hillel (c20 BCE)
  • Old DogOld Dog Posts: 525 Officer
    edited April 17 #3
    So am I. 
    USN 1962-1966

  • micci_manmicci_man Somewhere in FLPosts: 12,412 AG
    We need the flag icon back.
    Common Sense can't be bought, taught or gifted, yet it is one of the few things in life that is free, and most refuse to even attempt to possess it. - Miguel Cervantes
  • dewyafishdewyafish Posts: 4,956 Captain

    I got caught outside during a quick-fire operation without my ear plugs.
    There is usually a warning before using any ordinance, but we were on a training exercise and quick-fire drills with the 56MM is part of it.

    There's nothing more enjoyable than suprise morning sex...
    Unless you happen to be in jail at the time.
  • Geno67Geno67 Posts: 148 Deckhand
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