So, wow. My professor was able to give me a link to an online database of US Army FMs and ADPs. I suddenly have a plethora of documents concerning tank platoon and company tactics, unified land operations, Stryker brigades and mobile gun systems, reconnaissance and the cavalry troop/squadron, and even gunnery standards.
Now, if only there was a similar site for Russian field manuals and doctrinal publications…at least Eastview let me get journal articles about Russian armor and tactics.
Anonymous asked: Nothing makes me happier than imagining the face on Benjamin Franklin if somebody went back in time with an American muscle car and took him for a ride. Just imagine it. fucking imagine how great it would be.
Now imagine someone giving Sherman a Ma Deuce.
I think Sherman could easily appreciate the Ma Deuce’s power. But, going along with what he’s most famous for, imagine what he could do with an Easy Eight.
so apparently when jrr tolkien was a professor on the first day of class he’d wait until his students were in the lecture hall and seated and starting to wonder whether they were all in the wrong room before throwing open the doors at the back of the hall and striding down the aisle reciting the first 50 lines of beowulf in old english so moral of the story if you don’t know anything about jrr tolkien aside from lotr you are missing out my friend