You know, it never occurred to me that soldiers weren’t allowed to have whatever symbol their family wanted on their tombstone until Shelby Davis sent this to me today.
I guess it’s cool that the military is now recognizing Odinists. However, as a lifelong follower of the All-father, I must say that if I am lucky enough to die in glorious battle I couldn’t give a fuck what you carve on my tombstone. I’ll be way too busy drinking mead and fucking Valkyries in the halls of Valhalla while I wait for the glorious battle of Ragnarok to care about your silly Midgard traditions.
How Thor’s Hammer Made Its Way Onto Soldiers’ Headstones
You’re probably already familiar with Thor, Marvel Comics’ weird pagan analog to D.C. Comics’ alien-born super messiah, the Man of Steel. As portrayed by Chris Hemsworth in the Thor and Avengers movies, Thor is a flagon of mead by day, bevy of wenches by night kind of guy–the sort of god whose love…