The Space Force doesn't know what to call its troops

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With the advent of the U.S. Space Force comes the trouble of naming its ranks.

"The Air Force refers to its members as 'Airmen,'" and the Army has "soldiers," the Space Force points out in a Thursday press release. But the newest branch of the military doesn't know what to call its space folks — we can presume "space folks" is an automatic rejection — and is seeking suggestions to give them a name.

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