Travis posted this one. I can’t make this story up! It was Ft. Drum 2008. I received a new soldier a few days prior due to him lacking a lot of soldier qualities and 1SG liked giving me the shitbags because I didn’t care about their parents not loving them. The 3rd morning he was [...]
Marine LCPL Christian Brown, newly promoted to CPL, was travelling via Atlanta on a Delta flight this week when he was brought to tears from humiliation. He is a double amputee due to stepping on an explosive device during a patrol in Afghanistan on December 13, 2011. Brown spent six months in a coma and [...]
A story that will make you proud, sad, tear up and just before you cry piss you off. Great story with a few great lessons Sent to us from our friends over at Dysfunctional Vets http://www.facebook.com/DysfunctionalVeterans Tonight I took my Family to the Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet on South Main st High Point NC. [...]
Adam This is one of the first WTF moments i have experienced that I feel can hold up to some of the experiences being shared on here. Anyways. So this morning our Brigade had to conduct a 100% record APFT in preparation for winter block leave (which is stupid in the first place, but I [...]
Allow me to tale you all the tale which played out before my very eyes today while I was on duty. Only this tale is not from a land far away, a land before time, or in an imaginary field of strawberries and ponies that shit rainbows. This really happened. Warning: The descriptions in this [...]
All admins here at USAWTFM are veterans, some us still active. In order to improve a long time issue in our beloved Army we have finally developed a short powerpoint presentation to address a serious problem. (Thank us later, SMA) ~Staff, USAWTFM
The one time you think you are funny, and cool…..things go wrong.
I’m a Army Infantry Veteran and served in Iraq, got my CIB and been though few firefights, had my vehicle hit by IEDs and so on. At my university we had a Veterans club, I was part of it and my psychology professor started it, he’s a Navy Veteran. During one of the classes we were discussing traumatizing events, PTSD and how people turn to alcohol and drug use after the event.