Under the Radar RSS Feed - Military.com http://feed.informer.com/digests/UPOCCH0LN1/feeder Under the Radar RSS Feed - Military.com Respective post owners and feed distributors Fri, 05 Jan 2018 02:16:41 +0000 Feed Informer http://feed.informer.com/ Sound Off: Was the Dino Re-Enlistment Really That Bad? https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/19/sound-was-dino-reenlistment-really-bad.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:5d60ee10-be24-c486-b10a-f856ed555cbe Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:03:33 +0000 Pretty cut and dried, right? People do bad things and they get reprimanded. Our commenters suggest that things might not be that simple. Meet Jurnee, the Milspouse Who's Got a Real Shot on 'American Idol' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/19/meet-jurnee-milspouse-whos-got-real-shot-american-idol.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:af575892-6712-5c3d-48f4-4c293acd2215 Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:50:08 +0000 ABC gave us a chance to speak with Jurnee, the 18-year-old military spouse who's making a name for herself on the latest season of "American Idol." MilSpouse Makes the Cut and Joins the American Idol Top 14 https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/17/milspouse-makes-cut-and-joins-american-idol-top-14.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:cff91a4e-f032-19f8-627c-81bcc9795b30 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:05:04 +0000 The 18-year-old wows the judges and survives to sing another week. How the Call of Duty Endowment Wants to Help Veterans Find a Job https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/16/how-call-duty-endowment-wants-help-veterans-find-job.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:d727f214-d4e7-3b47-2081-f946a8cbff85 Mon, 16 Apr 2018 06:28:16 +0000 Navy veteran Dan Goldenberg is executive director of the foundation and he gives us the intel. Home Video: 'All the Money in the World' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/17/home-video-all-money-world.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:3cafc28a-81bf-1801-0a34-dc41f0bb292d Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:40:11 +0000 "All the Money in the World" is an excellent crime thriller starring Mark Wahlberg as the former CIA agent who worked as the Getty family fixer. Home Video: 'Proud Mary' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/11/home-video-proud-mary.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:412afd69-58b6-31e6-8995-7c1b2c6927b3 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:40:03 +0000 If you're a big "Empire" fan, you might enjoy Taraji P. Henson in this but the movie really should've been a lot better. Home Video: Cheech & Chong's 'Up in Smoke' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/11/home-video-cheech-chongs-smoke.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:d78bf0db-7a52-b585-d316-6d93ef6fc631 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:39:55 +0000 The classic stoner comedy turns 40 this year. Mystery Military Photos from the Kennedy Years https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/13/mystery-military-photos-kennedy-years.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:894f8f3a-6b33-24fa-aa21-dabe722d9e8c Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:15:27 +0000 The National Archives is looking for help identifying people in several photos taken during John F. Kennedy’s presidency. ‘Walking Dead’ Actor Respects Military, Would Love to Play a Marine https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/17/walking-dead-actor-respects-military-would-love-play-marine.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:655d7876-bcb1-63d6-4c45-7fab5ac0dc9d Wed, 11 Apr 2018 19:27:29 +0000 Michael Rooker signed up for the Marine Corps but couldn’t serve because of his "bad ears." On the Road to Germany & Kuwait With 'Call of Duty' and the USO https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/11/road-germany-kuwait-call-duty-and-uso.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:aab844f3-7271-474f-851b-02d82d2155d1 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:19:24 +0000 Add up all the heat generated by Star Wars, "This is Us" and Cardi B. Collectively, they're still not as big as the world's most popular video game. These Meaningful Military Traditions Come From Native American Culture https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/16/these-meaningful-military-traditions-come-native-american-culture.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:d6b956d3-28ea-d956-f37f-94dd65c51df9 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:18:59 +0000 Warrior ethos. Tomahawk. Thunderbirds. Geronimo. Why the Woobie is the Greatest Military Invention Ever Fielded https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/18/why-woobie-greatest-military-invention-ever-fielded.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:b51db1af-06c0-3e15-b286-475e65daa142 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:07:36 +0000 The poncho liner has been a staple of deployed life since it was first introduced in Vietnam, but the origin of the "Woobie" is shrouded in mystery. Game of Drones? Computers to Help Navy Recruit Unmanned Systems Operators https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/18/game-drones-computers-help-navy-recruit-unmanned-systems-operators.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:2ad5e95f-6244-303b-db12-d13057c6765e Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:59:35 +0000 Can a video game help the U.S. Navy find future operators for its remotely operated, unmanned vehicles (UxV), popularly called drones? A WWII Game Decision: Is The Mission Worth the Lives of My Men? https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/13/wwii-game-decision-mission-worth-lives-my-men.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:a9b95b95-9946-36b5-401f-15c8bf29557e Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:42:17 +0000 Take the objective or fall back to spare your men? These aren’t consequence-free choices, and they’re not added for dramatic effect. Veterans Can Now Wrap Themselves in Their Own DD-214 Blankets https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/11/veterans-can-now-wrap-themselves-their-own-dd-214-blankets.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:010927c3-b63f-2796-e678-76aab948834e Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:58:55 +0000 Inspired by the popular meme, veterans can now wrap themselves up in actual DD-214 blankets. 5 Ways Troops Go to the Bathroom While in Field https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/11/5-ways-troops-go-bathroom-while-field.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:9f4af393-48b9-449c-977f-3b16217c657b Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:31:48 +0000 For troops in the field, using the restroom might not always be as easy as just visiting the nearest toilet. This Retired Lt. General Called Out Ivanka on Twitter https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/09/retired-lt-general-called-out-ivanka-twitter.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:13423916-bdd4-5252-3e56-76e99d620fad Mon, 09 Apr 2018 18:28:38 +0000 Does anyone remember the President’s Council on Fitness, Sport, and Nutrition? Marvel and Brie Larson Pay Tribute to Fallen Thunderbirds Pilot https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/09/marvel-and-brie-larson-pay-tribute-fallen-thunderbirds-pilot.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:47188c46-c178-caff-cfd3-4a55a81a8032 Mon, 09 Apr 2018 14:54:17 +0000 USAF Thunderbirds pilot Maj. Stephen Del Bagno worked as a military consultant on the upcoming movie "Captain Marvel." From Combat Boots to a Crown, Texas Guardsman Named Mrs. Texas Galaxy https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/06/combat-boots-crown-texas-guardsman-named-mrs-texas-galaxy.html-0 RSS Feed urn:uuid:43c88263-ace2-ae6b-7a1f-3af62ac91ed3 Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:06:59 +0000 Texas Army National Guard Staff Sgt. San Juanita Escobar has returned to the pageant competitions she loved growing up in South Texas. 'Gone Are the Days' is an Old-Fashioned Western https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/06/gone-are-days-old-fashioned-western.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:321fe9df-8b1d-dc3b-3c1f-567b701d63aa Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:06:55 +0000 The The original "Sniper" himself Tom Berenger stars in a new western. We've got a gunfight video clip. Captain Picard Has a New BFF: The Marine Corps Commandant https://www.military.com/2018/04/06/captain-picard-has-new-bff-marine-corps-commandant.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:a7cfbe23-a805-f2c8-0ffd-f083f465ea7b Fri, 06 Apr 2018 16:33:33 +0000 Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller is likely the most lethal Trekkie in history. 9 Memes to Get You Hyped for the Space Corps https://www.military.com/2018/04/06/9-memes-get-you-hyped-space-corps.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:8969e5ee-8442-b5db-e5e6-ee6e853cfb07 Fri, 06 Apr 2018 16:33:29 +0000 Every branch of the U.S. Armed Forces has built up a solid supply of memes. Why not help the Space Corps get started with a few of their own? MilSpouse Makes the American Idol Top 24 https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/05/milspouse-makes-american-idol-top-24.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:772383fa-cf36-52dc-7483-071bc1803cbf Thu, 05 Apr 2018 15:05:29 +0000 Jurnee is an 18-year-old from Denver. Her wife Ashley serves in the U.S. Army. Because of the Military, I’m No Longer a Self-Conscious Pooper https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/04/because-military-im-no-longer-self-conscious-pooper.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:ecdc61f0-e132-f0ad-1434-8c6b46980278 Wed, 04 Apr 2018 13:31:38 +0000 Have you ever taken a poop while other people watched?  'Deal or No Deal' is Back and Wants Military Contestants! https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/04/03/deal-or-no-deal-back-and-wants-military-contestants.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:f38323c5-34d7-e37b-1296-a95568b92894 Tue, 03 Apr 2018 14:13:21 +0000 Howie Mandel is back to host the new version of the game show on the CNBC cable network. 9 Top Fitness YouTubers Who Are Veterans https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/30/9-top-fitness-youtubers-who-are-veterans.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:6825f626-ecc9-150f-5f32-086be6867260 Fri, 30 Mar 2018 19:02:30 +0000 These veterans are the top of the top and any of them can get you speeding down the road toward your fitness goals. Yes, Military Proxy Weddings Are Still a Thing https://www.military.com/spousebuzz/2018/03/29/Military-proxy-marriage-film RSS Feed urn:uuid:d6ac3430-a144-a63e-ab0f-9bd5280529fd Thu, 29 Mar 2018 16:21:42 +0000 Can't be at your own wedding? This is still one solution. Home Video: 'Downsizing' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/29/home-video-downsizing.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:cc2e7aaf-d578-f139-4ffb-aab3b0b7620e Thu, 29 Mar 2018 14:06:41 +0000 Alexander Payne's "Downsizing" (out now on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD) may look like one of his social satires or a new venture i Could the Tutti Matti Be the Ultimate Party Speaker? https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/28/could-tutti-matti-be-ultimate-party-speaker.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:992aabf6-2c1b-e2e7-2365-8ff3e10eb4b9 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 20:16:05 +0000 We're about to find out with a review that's coming in a couple of weeks. Spartan Race Returns to Military Locations in 2018 https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/28/spartan-race-returns-military-locations-2018.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:b79f9f36-4ed6-e8fa-b257-c8cb2a30e1ca Wed, 28 Mar 2018 19:49:59 +0000 Spartan will host their 2018 “Honor Series” races with sponsor USAA at four military installations and three satellite locations across the country. Mark Wahlberg Saves a Getty Heir in 'All the Money in the World' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/27/mark-wahlberg-saves-getty-heir-all-money-world.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:cc20c51a-0675-e162-47f2-2fe297596c05 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:25:47 +0000 We've got an exclusive bonus clip from the Ridley Scott movie, out now on Digital HD. Learning to Shred With the Bush Administration’s Iraq War Fall Guy https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/27/learning-shred-bush-administrations-iraq-war-fall-guy.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:72e7231b-fcb1-a495-9046-22bfde8ecf23 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 14:23:04 +0000 Paul Bremer spent 14 months in Iraq following the 2003 invasion, when he served as the administrator of the Coalition Provisional Authority. Sound Off: Bolton or McMaster? https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/26/sound-bolton-or-mcmaster.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:8f845240-3fa8-7801-8ab1-4dda3d4416fd Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:38:50 +0000 Another military man is out at the White House. In 'Fight Like a Girl,' Ousted Recruit Commander Tells Her Own Story https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/26/fight-girl-former-recruit-commander-tells-her-own-story.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:26861434-9030-0ac8-d2ca-0a7510f00ea8 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:22:26 +0000 Lt. Col. Kate Germano improved female recruits' performance. Then she was fired. 5 Reasons Why it Sucks to Join the Military from a Military Family https://www.military.com/spousebuzz/2018/03/23/5-reasons-why-it-sucks-join-military-military-family.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:c58187ab-fde4-476e-7698-d5e9e50955b8 Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:03:55 +0000 Being in a military family is kind of the greatest. But when everyone starts joining up, things might get a little more hairy. Here's Who Would Win a Russian vs. Chinese Tank Battle https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/23/heres-who-would-win-russian-vs-chinese-tank-battle.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:4d4b9ce3-ba35-0246-28e2-efbf88b41739 Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:47:04 +0000 If the two were to face off, much of the ground fighting would involve tanks like China’s Type 99 and the Russian T-14 Armata. Female Uniforms That Were Just The Worst https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/23/female-uniforms-were-just-worst.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:3e26925f-7b91-4118-3f08-107cd03c437d Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:46:59 +0000 There with a low point around the 70’s to the 90’s where we ended up in a sea of polyester and high-waist pants. YouTube Is Coming for Your Gun Videos https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/22/youtube-coming-your-gun-videos.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:2410433f-9597-d28a-c8d6-029fa3af2c60 Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:20:31 +0000 YouTube — home to some of the world’s most entertaining firearms enthusiasts — has decided that some of your gun vlogs have to go. How & Why the Defense Department Works With Hollywood https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/22/how-why-defense-department-works-hollywood.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:047113e1-dd32-4217-28b1-6c765ecbff47 Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:09:00 +0000 The DoD has worked with filmmakers for nearly 100 years to accurately depict military stories and make sure sensitive information isn’t disclosed. 5 Things Recruits Screw Up the Most in Boot Camp https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/21/5-things-recruits-screw-most-boot-camp.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:8b038a32-ab18-4d19-8832-fec775f2f854 Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:08:15 +0000 Recruits are flustered upon entering the intense world of boot camp. How the War on Castro Fueled Cuban Organized Crime in the USA https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/20/how-war-castro-fueled-cuban-organized-crime-usa.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:0a8b4460-74dc-7ba4-fc63-a1136486d1d7 Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:51:00 +0000 It's an organized crime story. You know this won't end well. 'Con Man' is the Weirdest Movie of the Year https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/20/con-man-weirdest-movie-year.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:31fda5f4-bd99-5277-19b2-5a1eebefb4c7 Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:42:29 +0000 The notorious ZZZZ Best financial scam has inspired a ridiculous movie. Worst Military Operation Names EVER https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/20/worst-military-operation-names-ever.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:2749cd9b-bfc1-4695-d182-05c5e729b7f7 Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:54:01 +0000 Some operation names in military history were, well…lacking. The Chinese Navy Saves the Day! https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/19/chinese-navy-saves-day.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:35455815-f8c7-30d9-6018-4b528bf9d1a4 Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:41:52 +0000 "Operation Red Sea" is a patriotic Chinese military thriller in the vein of '80s Hollywood military action pictures. The Mission Continues: Report for Duty https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/16/mission-continues-report-duty.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:756d896c-7eb4-f9ea-6bc4-82a8bc16074a Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:40:55 +0000 Veterans can spend a week volunteering in Los Angeles with The Mission Continues in June. 6 Dumb Things Veterans Lie About on the Internet https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/16/6-dumb-things-veterans-lie-about-internet.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:17448866-dbca-fbd0-9b8a-eca588d84644 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:27:12 +0000 When you hide behind a keyboard and computer screen, it’s easy to lie about who you are or what you’ve done. 10 Greatest Military Operation Names https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/15/10-greatest-military-operation-names.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:e5f3d4c2-55ff-c67e-e561-618f6a83ac57 Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:38:33 +0000 With the release of ""7 Days in Entebbe," we name 10 military operations with names just as good as that movie's "Operation Thunderbolt." Ex-SEAL Jason Cabell Will Direct America's Most Committed Actor in 'Running With the Devil' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/14/ex-seal-jason-cabell-will-direct-americas-most-committed-actor-running-devil.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:32dfd805-74cf-4470-bccb-3a55ec1b434d Wed, 14 Mar 2018 17:44:02 +0000 A former SEAL makes his directing debut with a DEA-inspired drug trafficking movie starring Nicolas Cage. Sound Off: Are You Ready to Join the Space Force? https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/14/sound-are-you-ready-join-space-force.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:a0599f24-07b6-186a-90e9-d084494da3be Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:25:30 +0000 During a speech to troops at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, President Donald Trump mused about his idea to launch a "space Fake Spies & Imaginary Assassins: How Writer Steven Rogers Captured the Craziness in 'I, Tonya' https://www.military.com/undertheradar/2018/03/12/fake-spies-imaginary-assassins-how-writer-steven-rogers-captured-craziness-i-tonya.html RSS Feed urn:uuid:1e8a789c-e3cb-0ba3-9ff0-236c294b4f52 Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:01:50 +0000 Rogers brings back the '90s in a wildly inventive script that reinvents the "based on a true story" movie.