First it was the right preschool, next it's the right D.I.

bitbitch@magnesium.net bitbitch@magnesium.net
Thu, 16 Jan 2003 21:27:54 -0500


Hey!  So I get to be Geege now?


OOh ooh ooh.   I need to post something insightful and witty now so I
can keep the guise up :-)

*pokes Bill*
BH> On Thursday, January 16, 2003, at 05:33 PM, James Rogers wrote:

>> Getting into
>> the front-line combat units is a highly competitive process.  And 
>> trying
>> to get a spot in a top-tier combat unit is like trying to get into an
>> Ivy League university; they reject far more people than they accept 
>> into
>> these units and you have to demonstrate that you are definitely a cut
>> above the average soldier or they won't even consider you.

BH> Following on to Geege's question, is that also a result of us sending 
BH> fewer forces into combat than we did in Vietnam, and therefore tend to 
BH> select the elite units such as Rangers, Delta^H^H^H^H^HSecret Elite 
BH> Units, and so on?

BH> -- whump


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