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If god had meant for man to use var, he wouldn't have given us intrinsic types.
".45 ACP - because shooting twice is just silly" - JSOP, 2010 ----- You can never have too much ammo - unless you're swimming, or on fire. - JSOP, 2010 ----- When you pry the gun from my cold dead hands, be careful - the barrel will be very hot. - JSOP, 2013
In the US military, Soldiers are specific to the Army.
"War fighters" is a DoD term that's been in use for ages to cover all services that are actually deployed to combat (unlike, say, the Coast Guard). This is to avoid saying "Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines" when things apply to everyone, but it's been put into the more general vernacular in the last decade.
"There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics."
- Benjamin Disraeli
Reads more like a sales piece than a journalism piece.
"the debugger doesn't tell me anything because this code compiles just fine" - random QA comment
"Facebook is where you tell lies to your friends. Twitter is where you tell the truth to strangers." - chriselst
"I don't drink any more... then again, I don't drink any less." - Mike Mullikins uncle
Someone shoved a US flag up where the sun don't shine then let him do a sales pitch on the foam. That was almost painful to read. Are Fox a really crappy source of information in the US (never having been subject to their crap before)?
Never underestimate the power of human stupidity