Awesome Sh*t My Drill Sergeant Said

Awesome Sh*t My Drill Sergeant Said

Wit and Wisdom From America's Finest

Book - 2015
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Rants from real-life soldiers are interspersed with hilarious sidebars, top ten lists, stories from fans, and one-liners.

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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.



Baker
& Taylor

In an official tie-in to the popular Facebook page, which started out as a comedic outlet but has evolved into an online community and support network for the military, rants from real-life soldiers are interspersed with hilarious sidebars, Top 10 lists, stories from fans, one-liners and more. 75,000 first printing.

Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, [2015]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780062351968
0062351966
Branch Call Number: 355.0019 C114a
Characteristics: 177 pages ; 19 cm

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eighthafpierce
Oct 06, 2016

Great verbage and funny stories from your Drill Instructor (DI) at Boot Camp.
If you have not been thru Boot Camp or preping to do so... might not be the read for you. The military is a different culture. The DI's are tasked with taking a young person and preping them for a tough and serious task.. War. But they will try to make you grin in the process... if they catch you it's "Drop and give me 50".

Cynthia_N Apr 14, 2016

It made me laugh!!! If you grew up in a military family, you know this speak!

ECiriello Oct 13, 2015

Actually, not so awesome....

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Patron3563
Jun 25, 2015

This was a seriously funny read, that reminded me of the Humour in Uniform feature in Reader's Digest.

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