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Awesome sh*t my drill sergeant said : wit and wisdom from America's finest

Author: Dan Caddy
Publisher: [New York] : Dey St., [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The official tie-in book to the wildly popular Facebook page, featuring brand-new crazy, off-the-wall, outrageously funny, and downright "awesome" pearls of wisdom from real-life drill sergeants and instructors from all branches of the military. Sweat dries. Blood clots. Bones heal. Suck it up, buttercup. After his deployment in Afghanistan, Dan Caddy began swapping great drill sergeant stories by e-mail with other  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Caddy
ISBN: 9780062351968 0062351966
OCLC Number: 881655763
Description: 177 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The creeds --
Part one: Shark attack --
Part two: Sink or swim --
Part three: Life after basic.
Other Titles: Awesome shit my drill sergeant said
Responsibility: Dan Caddy.

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"The official tie-in book to the wildly popular Facebook page, featuring brand-new crazy, off-the-wall, outrageously funny, and downright "awesome" pearls of wisdom from real-life drill sergeants and instructors from all branches of the military. Sweat dries. Blood clots. Bones heal. Suck it up, buttercup. After his deployment in Afghanistan, Dan Caddy began swapping great drill sergeant stories by e-mail with other combat veterans--an exchange with friends that would grow into the dedicated Facebook page, "Awesome Sh*t My Drill Sergeant Said." But what began as a comedic outlet has evolved into a robust online community and support network that conducts fundraisers for and donates to military charities, has helped veterans struggling with PTSD and other issues, and on numerous occasions, literally saved lives. Now, Caddy shares more great DS stories--most never before seen--in this humorous collection. Often profane, sometimes profound, yet always entertaining, these rants from real life soldiers are interspersed with lively sidebars, Top 10 lists, stories from fans, one-liners, and more. For anyone who has suffered a hard-ass manager (in uniform or not), Awesome Sh*t My Drill Sergeant Said will add a much needed dose of humor to the day" --

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