Tank Top Friday Orgin Story
It was the winter of 2012 in Afghanistan and my fourth deployment overseas. During this time everyday seemed exactly the same, so we decided that Fridays should be marked as a known reference point, especially during gym time. Tank Top Friday was born.
One fateful Friday we were all called into the Joint Operations Center (JOC) for a very important briefing to the General of our Area of Operation about a mission, and I was not told it was a formal occasion. So I show up, in a tank top, on a live feed with the 4 star himself. Being that everyone was dressed in their finest Crype Precision uniform I was easily identifiable. Well more than usual amongst a crowd. This is where Tank Top Friday became a tradition...