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Unlike Netflix’s ‘Space Force,’ the real thing is no longer a joke

General David Thompson, second in command of the US Space Force, is aware of the jokes about his job. Nickname teasing Guardians (of the galaxy?). The playful accusation – by George Takei no less – that his logo is a “Star Trek” rip-off. And the oldest joke of all: the netflix comedy “Space Force”, starring […]

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Why the Space Force deserves respect and an expanded mission

Nothing really illustrates how the Space Force – this new branch of the military service created by the old President TrumpDonald TrumpNevada County plans to count all ballots by hand Omarosa hit with K penalty for financial non-reporting and continued under President Joe BidenJoe BidenUngar-Sargon: Working class hardest hit by inflation Nevada County plans to […]

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Space Force season 2: Netflix comedy release date, trailer and who’s in the cast with Steve Carell?

Steve Carrell’s Comedic Workplace Satire Returns to Netflix for Seven New Episodes Space Force, Steve Carrell’s comedic workplace satire, returns to Netflix for a second season on February 18, 2022. The series, which comes from The US Office creator Greg Daniels, denounces the new American military branch founded by Donald Trump – the space force. […]

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‘Space Force? Is it real?’ Guardians are still struggling with an unconvinced public

A Space Force captain traveling with his wife stood stunned at the Spirit Airlines ticket counter last October in hopes of taking advantage of the company’s waived baggage fees for active duty members. But there was a problem: the Spirit employee didn’t believe the Space Force existed. The officer showed a military-issued ID, checked the […]

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This Space Force birthday cake is dark and empty, much like space itself

The newest branch of the US military just celebrated its second anniversary with what might just be the saddest cake in the history of warfare. The cake in question was photographed at the US Space Force Congress anniversary on December 2. This no-frills pastry featured the seal of the Space Force – the Pentagon’s homage […]

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WSU Adds Space Force Recognition | Local

The next batch of commemorative military coins at Washington State University will include the nation’s newest military branch: Space Force. An updated design commissioned by the WSU Bureau of Veterans Affairs includes space force among five other military branches – Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard – which are noted on the […]

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Boost Space Force | The hill

FFor some Americans, US Space Force is little more than a Twitter punchline or Netflix satire with lackluster reviews. Retired Colonel Bill Woolf hopes the Space Force Association (SFA) can help change that. “If the only thing people have to refer to is late-night comedians or a Netflix series, then that’s a problem,” said Woolf, […]

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Vandenberg CA Air Force base has a new Space Force name

Signs at the main gate of Vandenberg Air Force Base have been covered up pending Friday’s renaming ceremony at Vandenberg Space Force Base. Janene Scully Noozhawk.com A new name will be unveiled at Vandenberg Air Force Base on Friday to reflect its role in the US Space Force. The military installation near Lompoc, which spans […]

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how this could be a problem for a major military branch

Mention “Space Force” to many members of the public, and they’ll think of the Netflix series starring Steve Carrell rather than the new military service. (credit: Netflix) by Wendy Whitman CobbMonday, March 29, 2021 The US Space Force has a serious role to play in the modern world. Its stated mission is to train and […]

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Space Force sounds like a joke thanks to pop culture – it could be a problem for a major military branch

The US Space Force has a serious role to play in the modern world. Its stated mission is to train and equip personnel to defend American interests in space. Given the growing military and economic importance of space, the USSF is likely to grow in importance. But a quick internet search shows that for most […]

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Stand Down: This Space Force Uniform Isn’t Real

Social media, hanging around in this slack period between Christmas and New Years with nothing better to do, has decided to prank aviation enthusiasts and space watchers with a totally unofficial interpretation of the US Space Force uniform, widely shared on Twitter. Differently compared to the uniforms of the brigadiers as well as those of […]

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William Shatner rails against Space Force officer ranks in op-ed

TV’s most outspoken space explorer has a question for the minds behind America’s newest branch of the military: “What’s wrong with you, Space Force?” In a Military Times op-ed published on Wednesday, actor William Shatner railed against the US Space Force for choosing the Air Force officer rank structure over the Navy, contravening decades science […]

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Trump unveils Starfleet logo…er, Space Force…and Trekkers take to Twitter | Trump Administration

As Donald Trump’s impeachment trial continued in earnest on Friday, the president boldly unveiled his new logo for the US Space Force. After consultation with our top military leaders, designers and others, I am pleased to present the new logo for the United States Space Force, the sixth branch of our magnificent military! pic.twitter.com/TC8pT4yHFT — […]