Boomy McBoomface, Chuck Norris, Budget Overrun, Fundsucker: Rejected Name Ideas for New B-21 Bomber
The US Air Force has unveiled a list of over 4,600 names suggested for its planned next-generation Long Range Strike Bomber (LRS-B) by US servicemen and their relatives.
The naming competition was aimed at boosting morale, but shocked many upon its publication, as entries included such suggestions as Bombie McBombface, Chuck Norris and Another Waste of Taxpayer Money.
The Air Force Global Strike Command launched a survey in March, asking serving members, their relatives and retirees to submit possible names for the proposed aircraft. The contest entries were not made public until Thursday, when the War Is Boring military-commentary website published the list, which it accessed under the Freedom of Information Act. – READ MORE