In Sorrow and a Bright Green Frock

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The funeral of Private Kevin Elliott, who was killed during a battle with the Taliban in Afghanistan, was held in Dundee, Scotland. His best friend, Barry Delaney, didn't wear funereal black; he showed up in a chartreuse dress. He was honoring the longtime agreement between the besties that if one of them died, the other had to wear a bright green ... See the Rest

Sleeping Soldiers

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Why they call them fatigues. ... See the Rest

Still Standing Guard

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Here’s a photo of a soldier of the 3rd U.S. Infantry standing guard of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, like they have since 1948, as Hurricane Sandy blows through the east coast. (via TheDailyWh.at) ... See the Rest

A Soldier and his Nut-Munching Buddy

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From BuzzFeed: "Belarussian soldiers found this baby squirrel close to death and brought it to their warrant officer, Pyotr Pankratau. He nursed the squirrel to health, feeding it every four hours. Now, two years later, Pankratau is a cab driver and the squirrel, Minsk, is never far from his side." ... See the Rest

Trending: Soldiers Showing Their Support for Harry

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From all corners of the globe, soldiers everywhere are tweeting naked photos of themselves saluting their comrade-in-arms, the recently disgrace Prince Harry. Over 8,000 military men have joined a Facebook group called Support Prince Harry With A Naked Salute. Sort of brings a tear to your eye and lump in your pants throat. Check out more photos ... See the Rest

Snap!: As You Were

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Everyday They’re Soldiering

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A couple of our boys in Afghanistan fall out and dance to LMFAO. ... See the Rest

The Dogs of War

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A collection of videos catching spectacularly overjoyed dogs welcoming their masters home from war. Earsplitting and heartwarming. And earsplitting. (via boingboing)  ... See the Rest