Will This Military Version Of Ellen’s Oscar Selfie Break The Retweet Record?

The star-studded selfie tweet from Ellen Degeneres crushed the retweeting record previously held by Obama’s re-election post, but if it were up to us, this re-creation from our military would have many more than both:

The funny and creative picture was taken on a dare from a talk radio show host who thought up the idea: “If one of the bases in the area recreates Ellen’s picture, I’ll post it on Twitter and try and get it retweeted more times than Ellen’s.”

Here’s a comparison so you can see the great job they did staging nearly the same poses:


Great job! While it may not beat the Ellen selfie record of more than 3 million retweets, we think it certainly deserves it more than those empty celebs.

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