After 70 Years, This WWII Vet Suits Up for One More Drop Over Normandy

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After 70 Years, This WWII Vet Suits Up for One More Drop Over Normandy
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There are no words, really. Just Watch "Peewee" here put all of us to shame with his 90-year-old badassery:

Fast and Furious: Ukrainian Drift 

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The driver of a BMD-2 airborne infantry fighting vehicle showed off his skills when he gunned his motor and carved up a couple of donuts in the streets of Slavyansk.

True Story of the Day: An Unpiloted F-106 Landed Itself in 1970

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Retired U.S. Air Force Major Gary Foust recounts an incredible story about a flight training mission in 1970 that suddenly turned into a Mayday scenario, but everything went better than expected after the aircraft miraculously landed itself without a pilot on a cornfield near Big Sandy, Montana.

Funny Consumer Review of the Day: Ashens Tries 45-Year-Old U.S. Military Candy Ration

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Funny British reviewer Ashens cracks open a can of 45-year-old U.S. military candy ration and finds unpleasantness.

Meanwhile in China of the Day: Shootering

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Meanwhile in China of the Day: Shootering
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The Chinese navy's first successful landing on its recently unveiled aircraft carrier Liaoning (shown left, top) has spawned a photo fad known as "shootering," which emulates the military hand gesture used by flight deck officers to signal the release of fighter jets onboard.


Photo credit: Xinhua / 竣泓苗 (via YouTube)



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