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underpants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-28-03 12:16 PM
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9. I believe they are under a movement freeze anyway
I wonder if that is being used to sell them on staying 3 more years as they can pick up an extra $5,000 anyway.

Yes many are probably very impressionable but let's not make too many assumptions, at this point I think they see what is going on.
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  -$5,000 re-enlistment bonus offered to GIs in terror war, Korea (LOL!) lebkuchen  Sep-28-03 11:05 AM   #0 
  - if they're overseas...  BROCockY   Sep-28-03 11:13 AM   #1 
  - Yes, they do pay taxes if they're overseas  lebkuchen   Sep-28-03 11:14 AM   #2 
     - Right and they can change their official address when re-enlisting  underpants   Sep-28-03 11:20 AM   #3 
     - not true..  BROCockY   Sep-28-03 01:13 PM   #15 
        - You paid no federal taxes on your LES??  lebkuchen   Sep-28-03 02:01 PM   #16 
           - Re-enlistment bonuses are tax free...  VLC98   Sep-28-03 02:49 PM   #18 
              - I forgot to mention that  BROCockY   Oct-03-03 07:43 PM   #23 
  - Shades of Vietnam.  TahitiNut   Sep-28-03 11:23 AM   #4 
  - I'd wait that is just the first offer -by Sept 30th?? damn that is Tuesday  underpants   Sep-28-03 11:26 AM   #5 
  - Yep, they have/had 12 days to decide  lebkuchen   Sep-28-03 11:58 AM   #7 
     - I believe they are under a movement freeze anyway  underpants   Sep-28-03 12:16 PM   #9 
        - I think you're right on that last point  lebkuchen   Sep-28-03 12:21 PM   #11 
           - I wonder what message the R&R troops will take back with them  underpants   Sep-28-03 12:25 PM   #13 
  - "Boots" is right  SWPAdem   Sep-28-03 11:50 AM   #6 
  - Did you say bonus or BOGUS?  DulceDecorum   Sep-28-03 12:14 PM   #8 
  - Unfortunately the Economy is the Pits! But 5,000 dollars is a joke!  Nottingham   Sep-28-03 12:18 PM   #10 
  - The Armys Selective Reenlistment Bonus program manager doesn't know  lebkuchen   Sep-28-03 12:31 PM   #14 
  - $5,000 is chicken feed. In 1969 10 to 25 grand was offered.  alfredo   Sep-28-03 12:25 PM   #12 
  - Why Bother? Why Not Quit and Work for Halliburton?  tsipple   Sep-28-03 02:41 PM   #17 
  - how much are YOU profitting from this "war"  7th_Sephiroth   Sep-28-03 02:56 PM   #19 
  - $5000 dollars is a joke.  Nlighten1   Sep-28-03 03:19 PM   #20 
  - Considering the story today about the Pentagon stashing millions  Dover   Sep-28-03 03:31 PM   #21 
  - Hmmm...  Zhade   Sep-28-03 03:38 PM   #22 

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