Tapper tweeted out the care package being sent to one of America’s servicemen.
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) March 3, 2014
“@HomefrontHugs tweeted me about it and it seemed like a cool thing to do—send care packages to troops abroad,” Tapper tells TVNewser about helping “The Lead’s” adoptee, who just turned 19. They sent him, upon request, vanilla Oreos, a pillow, razors, Army socks, gummies and a hunting magazine.
“It’s a small thing to do, but I know from traveling to Afghanistan that the troops appreciate the care packages and hang up the letters they get from civilians back home,” he added, urging people to adopt a soldier through homefronthugs.com, “or help give back in some other way.”