7. Arnold Palmer Was A Cadet
That’s right, one of the greatest golfers of all time (and the genius behind mixing lemonade and iced tea) served as a cadet for three years.
8. So Was Tom Waits
Before he was a music sensation.
9. And Jeff Bridges
Bridges enlisted in the Coast Guard Reserves at the age of 18 and served for eight years.
10. Rescue Swimmers Are Super Badass
Rescue swimmers are like Navy SEALs, Army Rangers, and Air Force Pararescuemen rolled into one. These are the brave young people jumping out of helicopters into dangerous seas to carry out daring rescues.