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“Before I went into the military I knew everyone, and everyone knew me.. Before I left everyone I knew, and everyone I didn’t know said I was too handsome, too young. I wasn’t going to let that stop me.. I joined for my family.. for my friends..for the people I know.. and for the people I don’t.. Now, no one wants to see me.. no one wants to look at me.. and know one wants to know me..”

Soldiers pay moving tribute to 8 million horses, donkeys, & mules that died during World War I 1915

☆ USMC ☆ *on a side note, I'd join the marines just for this shirt*

TRUE AMERICAN HEROES!!!! The next time you say you don't have the time nor the energy to go the gym, or walk the dog, remember this... This guy runs Tough Mudders and Spartan Races by himself if you need me, I'll be at the gym...no more excuses. - AWESOME!

"If we held one minutes silence for every victim of the holocaust... We would be silent for eleven and a half years"

70 years ago, Jim "Pee Wee" Martin parachuted into France, behind German enemy lines, in the dark of night ahead of the D-Day invasion. Today at the age of 93, the World War ll veteran jumped into Normandy again, in a full military kit, to mark the anniversary of the June 6th landings by Allied troops. Before jumping he said, "They are worried about me getting hurt. I said, 'Don't worry about it. If I get hurt or I get killed, what is the difference? I've lived 93 years. I've had a good…