Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by goaliedad, Jan 3, 2014.
this non-military mom enjoyed that - thanks!
While a few of these are universal ("High speed Low Drag";"Pop smoke"; "Pucker Factor"; "Squared away"; "Zero dark thirty") I think most are Marine specific.
Didn't even see Hooah.....
I agree. In addition to the ones you listed, "Standby to standby and hurry up and wait" and "Voluntold" are pretty universal.
Each service tends to have its own sayings.
Well, if its written by a Marine... that would make sense.
SNAFU comes to mind
So here's some random others I needed to decipher growing up...
FUBAR - (easy)
AceyDucey Club - (medium)
EB Green - (medium)
GeeDunk - (medium)
Monkey Sh#t - (hard)
Ten and a wakeup is universal and is on your door with the countdown . Short with a chair to get in your bunk. Like FIGMO it can be good or bad.
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