In Honor of Veteran's Day, Listen to These Powerful Stories From Those in the Armed Services

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StoryCorp has been conducting interviews with thousands of people since 2003, collecting oral histories that they later animate. Today, they bring us three stories from veterans in honor of Veteran's Day. See them here, but be sure to pack some tissues. And a warning for language and adult content in some of these.



And one more:

Things Get Seriously Tense When a Phony Soldier in a Fake Uniform Gets Called Out

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And the Eagle of Freedom perched itself atop the shoulder of the Lincoln Memorial and uttered, "smdh."

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.