FTA continued to be a popular acronym and graffiti during the late eighties and early nineties with the U.S. Army in Europe
. Often drawn in the mud on vehicles during field exercises, it was meant as a 'fuck you' to the brass and other shitheads
(Army with a capital "A" opposed to army with a little "a") who were usually fucking with the grunts and other little guys with their usual bureaucratic b.s.
Also known as the Frankfurt Tattoo Assosiciation, a popular G.I. tattoo parlor in Frankfurt, F.R.G. They had clear bumper/windshield stickers that featured the F, T and A in 72 font and the rest of the text in 12 point font. Very popular with the lifers…..Not!