To the rest of us, going to war can seem exciting, as it has been romanticized in American culture for decades. But for soldiers actually getting ready to deploy, it can be an unsettling, even scary event.
Thankfully, Elizabeth Laird is always there to make deployment a bit easier. At Forth Hood, she is known as the ‘Hug Lady,’ as she hugs every soldier leaving to or returning from war.
Greatwhitebenja only gets to see his young nephew twice a year, because he is currently serving in the military. Cade has expressed how he missed his special soldier uncle, so being the cool uncle he is, Greatwhitebenja sent a script to his sister so he and Cade could make a an action movie together.
Just because they aren’t physically together doesn’t mean they can’t both star in a movie, which they just happened to title SuperNerds: Call Cade Maybe.
So with the help of his cool uncle, Cade saved the president who had been taken hostage and won the day.
The video instantly went viral after Cade’s dad posted the adorable story on Reddit.
Viewers just can’t get over the short, with YouTuber freshesttartlet commenting: “Adorable child, hot soldier, nerd glasses, rescuing the president… my feels, my ovaries, my heart, etc.”
‘The Wave’ is the fun social phenomenon often seen at sporting events when rows of fans pick up their arms for a moment in a domino-style to create a wave effect for on-lookers.
The soldiers of the Belarus army performed a very unique military version of ‘The Wave’ at a recent military parade that puts baseball fans to shame. Their precision is truly magnificent, prompting the video to be featured on BuzzFeed and VideoSift.