Tuesday, April 21, 2009

What Happpens When All Your Military Experience Consists of Watching Benny Hill Re-Runs
And don't forget to blink your eyes real hard


Blogger nypd green said...

Look at how dishevelled he looks! Sheeesh! What did he pack his suit in, his shoe?

C'mon VSC, how does a former DI not address the 'Big 0's', 'What did you iron that uniform with a chocolate bar?' look?!! LOL!

7:26 AM  
Blogger Al said...

I'll take Benny Hill any day.

7:29 AM  
Blogger Kevin - "pax tecum" said...

That is a very weak salute...

8:32 AM  
Blogger Kevin - "pax tecum" said...

Sorry...my mistake...probably just the sun in his eyes.

8:34 AM  
Blogger Vir Speluncae Catholicus said...

Actually, I just realized that the way his hand is (in sign language), with all fingers extended - pointing up, and the thumb is on the chin, that means "mother. If the thumb is on the forehead, that means "father".

I guess the thumb at the half-way point means "absentee father".

And yes... he looks like he just crawled outta the rack.

8:42 AM  
Blogger Cathy_of_Alex said...

LOL! All we need now is a clip of him chasing scantily clad women across the South Lawn with a butterfly net. Oh, wait, sorry, already had that: Bill Clinton

11:08 AM  
Blogger Subvet said...

I've seen better salutes coming from crosseyed, falling down drunk and ready to puke over the side sailors trying to cross the quarterdeck at three in the morning.

3:03 PM  
Blogger chestertonian said...

You got to be shitting me, Pyle.

6:26 PM  
Blogger byronfrombyron said...

Please note the lack of tie, which really is only more apparent by the closed suitcoat. Not even willing to properly dress up to see the troops, how sad.

12:51 AM  
Blogger chestertonian said...

Just what was the occasion?

6:37 AM  
Blogger Vir Speluncae Catholicus said...

I think it was Stalin's Birthday.

8:39 AM  
Blogger Former Altar Boy said...

Commander-in-chief or not, I think salutes should be reserved for those in uniform, e.g. members of the military, Scouts, law enforcement, firefighters, etc. The only President whoever pulled it off with any credibility was Ronald Maximus, but then he respected the military.

6:26 PM  

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