U.S. Army Caves to Criticism

Having been criticized in Social Media for naming installations after Confederate  Generals, the Army has renamed some of its posts.

Army spokesman, Major General Stephen Mauer was quoted as saying: “The new names chosen were selected for their noncontroversial nature.”

 

fort-mood

 

FORT-COMFORT

 

fortfeelings

 

Fort-Bert-and-Ernie

fort-rainbow

fortreallynice

 

fort-r-u-happy

camp-bob

pickett_army_national_guard

 

 

 

 

Jody Calls

In World War Two, “Jody” was the guy back home who was keeping company with your girl.  Marching cadences have been around for a long time.  I can easily picture a Roman Centurion belting one out to keep the march in line.  Since 1945 they’ve been evolving.

Here’s one from the movie “Battleground” from 1949.

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From “Full Metal Jacket”- Vietnam

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Airborne Rangers- “Army Heard You Callin'”.

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You gotta Love the Marine Corps

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Here We Go Again

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Air Force Female Basic Training Flight 508, 2011.

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Russian Military

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