Some people say I have sarcasm in my genes. Others like my wife buy me T-shirts exclaiming my prowess. Sorry to say sarcasm and its cousin - satire are not complete and what may be intended as excellent-natured fun may not be received that way. Simple geographic differences such as New York ‘humor’ can fall flat in places outside the Huge City. We have seen the violent consequences of satire with the Charlie Hebdo shooting.Perhaps the best use of satire and sarcasm is to help us take a step back and look at ourselves. A clear outcome here is some tension reduction and the ability to realize what is vital and what simply is not.Two of my favorite contemporary military sources of both are Duffle Blog (see: http://www.duffelblog.com/2015/11/army-two-mile-scooter-ride-apft/?utm_source=Duffel+Blog+Fans&utm_campaign=d24c817588-Duffel_Blog_Daily&utm_medium=send by e-mail&utm_term=0_6d392bc034-d24c817588-23809089&goal=0_6d392bc034-d24c817588-23809089&mc_cid=d24c817588&mc_eid=03375300bcwhich is the source of the picture and Doctrine Man (see: https://www.facebook.com/DoctrineMan/)Of course I suspect that if articles from DuffleBlog were taken out of context there would be some people who felt they were right just as ‘commercials’ from Saturday Night www.psyopwar.com Live get a subsequent.While laughter may not be excellent PSYOP, it is excellent for the soul.