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Eisenhower Memorial honors president, WWII Allied commander in chief

Jared Morgan

President Dwight D. “Ike” Eisenhower is among the most accomplished presidents in American history. He balanced the federal budget several times, created America’s interstate highway system and brought about the Civil Rights Act of 1957. And that all came after Eisenhower, promoted to five-star general of the Army during WWII, led a multinational coalition to victory over Nazi Germany and its Axis alliance.

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Its been a bad week on social media for military appreciation

J.D. Simkins and Davis Winkie

For a nation enamored with yellow ribbons, PDA for men and women in uniform, and shouting “Support Our Troops” into the void until our lungs collapse, we sure seem to know very little about the individuals being supported.

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This is the dancing Soviet soldiers Twitter account we never knew we needed

Claire Barrett

Have you ever tried to drop it low and then just…dropped? If you’re looking to gain the thighs of steel required to not only drop it, but pop it, look no further than these Cold War-era Soviet soldiers leaving it all out on the dance floor.

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Another state adds online absentee voting option for military and overseas US citizens

Karen Jowers

Updated to include North Carolina as a state offering online ballot return for all UOCAVA voters

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7 Military ASMR videos guaranteed to put you to sleep

Sarah Sicard

In 2009, a woman named Jennifer Allen went on a mission to discover why, sometimes, she’d experience a tingling sensation in her head and neck when she heard certain sounds. Naturally, she turned to the internet to see if other people might have experienced this same phenomenon.

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Military plays Never have I ever! on Twitter

Sarah Sicard

There are certain inevitabilities that come with joining the military. From being screamed at by drill instructors to bad housing assignments and learning how to sleep anywhere, some experiences are universally shared by anyone who has worn the uniform.

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Arlington National Cemetery announces limited reopening for public

Diana Stancy Correll

Arlington National Cemetery is reopening in a limited capacity to the public, after being largely shuttered due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Why all warriors should drink tea

Sarah Sicard

When most of us think of drinking tea, we envision lace gloves, dainty cucumber sandwiches, and fresh brews in porcelain china poured into adorable cups held with pinky-extended hands.

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Before he was a Hall of Fame pitcher, Tom Seaver was an expert rifleman in the Marine Corps

Howard Altman and Philip Athey

Tom Seaver, who passed away Monday at the age of 75, gained great fame as a fireballing starting pitcher who was nicknamed “Tom Terrific” and “The Franchise.”

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