John Fannin, American Grit

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Top 10 Navy sailors of all time
With more than 200 years of service to draw from, here are 10 of the most outstanding sailors to don a Navy uniform.
Top 5 US airmen
Despite their short history and the jokes that the other services throw their way, the Air Force/U.S. Army Air Corps has had an illustrious and decorated history with many brave and daring airmen accomplishing incredible feats in the air and on the ground as well.
5 reasons to love the Navy
The gentlemen and ladies in the Cracker Jack uniform catch a lot of flak from all different directions, but the truth is no other Navy comes close to ours.
5 reasons to love the Army
Despite all the interservice jokes and rivalries, the United States Army is top of the line when compared to pretty much anyone else.
Veterans are not broken
There is a myth that veterans are broken. That war has somehow destroyed the mind, body, and soul.
Ode to the Woobie
The woobie is every service member’s best friend, an ever-present comforting battle buddy during all types of weather.
Top 5 naval bases
The top 5 naval bases are sure to have some people groan, some disagree and some nod their head in joyful nostalgia. The sun, the surf, food, and activities available help us round out this list.
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