TIL West Point has a tradition of celebrating the student who came in last in class rank but still graduated, called the Goat. Including having each cadet give the Goat money. by whatilearned November 6, 2021, 2:50 am Read more: http://failuremag.com/article/the-goats-of-west-point What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote CadetcalledcelebratingclassgiveGoatgraduatedincludingMoneypointrankstudentTILToday I learnedtraditionWest See more Previous article A stray friendly cat would like to live with you right now. What is your reaction? Next article Add “in my ass” to your favourite movie title. What’s the new title and plot? 4 Comments Leave a Reply Do you also get cash for graduating in first place? If not this feels like the perfect scam. 😂 Log in to Reply These guys have to all end up as s1 officers. Log in to Reply How funny that the term GOAT these days is the opposite. Log in to Reply Ok, read the article. Come from large military family. I heard it’s because the last guy in class was there because of a demerit he didn’t deserve. He helped someone selflessly, that’s why he got it. I could be wrong. 100%, but that’s what my dad told me. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.