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What is a Tango?

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    Target or Threat.

    Tango is the phonetic representation for 'T' among modern military idioms.

    - Janq

    "Sir, as a collector of pre-war cop jargon, I find the old man refreshing." - Taye Diggs as 'Jeffers', 'Way of The Gun'
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    According to Uncle Ted, it's the opposite of a Wango.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zacii View Post
    ooh ooh! I know!

    It's a dance


    This just in.... Man Cards may be turned in at the front desk from 10-4 today, along with all bodywashes and exfolliative creams "acquired" during recent forays into sensitivity and cultural traing events...



    Although... that pic.... mmmm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slabsides45 View Post
    This just in.... Man Cards may be turned in at the front desk from 10-4 today, along with all bodywashes and exfolliative creams "acquired" during recent forays into sensitivity and cultural traing events...



    Although... that pic.... mmmm.
    lol.

    No bodywashes and exfolliative creams here.

    My man card has some dance certifications... a must if you want to dance with lovelies like in the photo
    Trust in God and keep your powder dry

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    Quote Originally Posted by MSteve View Post
    Because we in the military like to make our language as incomprehensible as possible by adding words and making everything into an acronym. What's great is when you work with different units/branches that use the same acronym for completely different things.
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    Bingo ... For the old ladies game it means they win ... However in the military if you pass bingo fuel you just might lose ...
    I won't be wronged. I won't be insulted. I won't be laid a-hand on. I don't do these things to other people, and I require the same from them.

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