Over 850 comments ranging from expressing discontent to outrage surfaced after the video of a cadet texting on her cellphone during the ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point went viral. The video has been watch over 565,000 times and it is near the end of the scene, the female cadet seems intently texting while marching in formation in a parade to the graduation ceremony.
U.S Army photo by : Staff Sgt. Vito T. Bryan
Comments ranged from, “cadets on phones while marching, some cadets marching in platform heels, others sneakers, some with socks, others not. Great discipline. Is this the best and brightest future leadership of our military.” said Mark Browne.
Others gave respect for the hard work and determination involved in graduating from the academy. Yet ,more seemed outraged by the lack of respect for the uniform and for what it represents.Other Articles
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