Here are the top 10 military traditions that need a lot of explaining to your civilian family members.
Enterprise Group SM-2 Missile Firing
USS Cole, and other Aegis-equipped cruisers and destroyers of the Enterprise Group in 2003, conduct a near simultaneous firing of their SM-2 Standard missiles at a distant drone. Skip to the 2:20 mark. The missile shoot was unfortunately cut-off as one of the ships had an embarrassing incident.