humour IN UNIFORM: Hilarious Photos Show The Funny Side Of Life On The Front Line



The unofficial U.S. military motto is “Hurry up and wait.”The crash from the adrenaline pumping rush of combat to the immense stretches of time waiting for that next assignment can be mind-numbing.

To relieve some of that stress and boredom, servicemembers are known to get a bit whacky and resort to battlefield humour.

These photos released from show some of the stunts performed by military members to help them get through their missions (via Daily Mail).

This German Shepard sits behind a spotting scope next to a sniper

Toady's cavalry: Army soldier takes aim on the back of a small donkey

Some wishful thinking painted on a barrier

Soldier hangs strapped to the bomb slot of a jet

Some good friendly bicycle jousting

The perfect way to sneak a nap

A soldier baits this giant mouse trap with a bottle of beer

Women drivers: a female pilot hangs her purse of the controls of a military aircraft

This pilot jokes that he's about to step into the U.S.'s new invisible jet

The pilot must know where he's going: A jet navigator takes a break and reads a magazine

A camouflaged Coca-Cola truck

Using an M-16 rifle strap as the string on a bow and arrow

A sign tries to joke in the window of a military enlistment office

A good laugh is necessary when your next mission could be one like this

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