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opihimoimoi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-19-04 08:33 PM
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15. Its part of the Mental Slavery thingy...we are the pawns for the Pubs
Armed Forces... they keep us Happy, we do the dying...its simple as that...
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  -The military is performing FREE cosmetic surgery??? CatWoman  Jul-19-04 07:57 PM   #0 
  - Watching....how freakin' bizarre is that?  spanone   Jul-19-04 07:58 PM   #1 
  - ???  lazarus   Jul-19-04 07:59 PM   #2 
  - It was just reported on the Countdown  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:00 PM   #3 
  - I don't see the problem.  bezdomny   Jul-19-04 08:24 PM   #8 
     - boob jobs, tummy tucks and lipo?  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:28 PM   #9 
        - Halliburton must have a sudsidiary for this....  TrustingDog   Jul-19-04 08:40 PM   #18 
        - So women are never shot in the breasts?  bezdomny   Jul-19-04 09:49 PM   #28 
           - you are missing the point  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 10:10 PM   #31 
              - I understand your point perfectly.  bezdomny   Jul-19-04 10:21 PM   #34 
              - practice makes perfect...  DoNotRefill   Jul-20-04 08:06 PM   #116 
              - The military doctors are paid less than civilian doctors and they  libertad   Jul-22-04 11:36 AM   #140 
  - and this:  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:09 PM   #4 
  - I saw that  Joanne98   Jul-19-04 08:18 PM   #5 
  - it's also free to the family members as well  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:29 PM   #10 
  - No its not an outrage.  Realityhack   Jul-20-04 05:17 PM   #92 
  - I wholeheartedly agree. This is a disgrace. Vets in VA hospitals, for  SCRUBDASHRUB   Jul-20-04 07:56 PM   #115 
  - But if it was one of the offered perks, sadly now THEY MIGHT REQUIRE  LittleApple81   Jul-19-04 08:20 PM   #6 
  - Vets have been getting unnecessary cosmetic surgery for many years-  wishlist   Jul-19-04 08:29 PM   #11 
  - I'm a vet  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:31 PM   #13 
  - Oh... We Like Our Soldiers 'Perky' Alright !!! - Especially If They're...  WillyT   Jul-19-04 08:30 PM   #12 
  - It does make sense in a strange way...  TreasonousBastard   Jul-19-04 08:22 PM   #7 
  - You're kidding , right?  spanone   Jul-19-04 08:32 PM   #14 
  - Chest wounds?  nose pin   Jul-19-04 08:40 PM   #17 
  - I had a friend who was an officer in the military, she  CaTeacher   Jul-19-04 09:55 PM   #29 
  - anesthesia is universal...  DoNotRefill   Jul-20-04 08:49 PM   #118 
     - you need to stop refilling  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 08:55 PM   #119 
        - Huh?  DoNotRefill   Jul-21-04 02:24 AM   #121 
  - Its part of the Mental Slavery thingy...we are the pawns for the Pubs  opihimoimoi   Jul-19-04 08:33 PM   #15 
  - It's true.  philosophie_en_rose   Jul-19-04 08:36 PM   #16 
  - This has been going on for a while.  Toot   Jul-19-04 08:42 PM   #19 
  - Facts need to be carefully checked. When I was in a military training  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-19-04 08:43 PM   #20 
  - http://www.kpho.com/Global/story.asp?S=1898110  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 08:50 PM   #21 
     - Right, but I am saying I don't necessarily trust these papers to get it  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-19-04 09:13 PM   #24 
  - .this makes me ill...when my 23 yr old daughter can't go to dr about the  ElsewheresDaughter   Jul-19-04 08:50 PM   #22 
  - I know a former Naval officer who had  DemBones DemBones   Jul-19-04 09:12 PM   #23 
  - Breast Reduction is a different story entirely.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-19-04 09:16 PM   #26 
  - Face Off?  ElsewheresDaughter   Jul-19-04 09:14 PM   #25 
  - LOL  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 09:32 PM   #27 
  - So what?  markses   Jul-19-04 09:57 PM   #30 
  - the big fucking deal is  CatWoman   Jul-19-04 10:17 PM   #33 
     - If it keeps the surgeons up to date  markses   Jul-19-04 10:34 PM   #36 
  - Oh yeah! They do indeed. After my wreck in 2000...majorly bad wreck  Solly Mack   Jul-19-04 10:15 PM   #32 
  - I think the bullet shortage  nose pin   Jul-19-04 10:39 PM   #37 
  - Nah..it's a lack of funds within his company  Solly Mack   Jul-19-04 10:42 PM   #39 
     - Ah, private sector  nose pin   Jul-19-04 10:47 PM   #40 
        - private sector? I'm talking military and military suppliers  Solly Mack   Jul-19-04 10:50 PM   #41 
  - Do you know if cosmetic charges are paid by the patient?  redqueen   Jul-20-04 03:52 PM   #86 
     - All the ones I know about were paid in full by tri-care  Solly Mack   Jul-20-04 05:04 PM   #90 
  - The argument for cosmetic surgery being provided to the members  merh   Jul-19-04 10:29 PM   #35 
  - Don't see a problem with this  Amarant   Jul-19-04 10:41 PM   #38 
  - I am all for it.  Marvelous_Smarty   Jul-19-04 10:58 PM   #42 
  - I think everyone here is missing the point  Heddi   Jul-19-04 11:00 PM   #43 
  - I would really like to know what your problem with this is?  Marvelous_Smarty   Jul-19-04 11:19 PM   #44 
  - oh god your wisdom astounds me!  Heddi   Jul-20-04 12:39 AM   #47 
  - That's interesting.  bezdomny   Jul-19-04 11:58 PM   #45 
  - The original post  Amarant   Jul-20-04 12:39 AM   #46 
     - that was the count for the year  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 08:50 AM   #49 
  - thank you, Heddi  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 08:49 AM   #48 
  - That's not what happens  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 08:57 AM   #50 
  - you figure it out  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:00 AM   #51 
     - new Army slogan...."Be the ..BREAST... that you can be!"  Gin   Jul-20-04 09:06 AM   #52 
     - After 25 years in the military  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:07 AM   #53 
        - Let them practice all they want  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:22 AM   #56 
           - Medical care IS free  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:29 AM   #57 
              - Medical care is free, huh?  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:33 AM   #58 
                 - The care is free  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:39 AM   #61 
                 - When I was in the service, my daughter had "issues"  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:44 AM   #65 
                    - Were you active duty?  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:47 AM   #67 
                       - 1. Yes, I was active duty.  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:55 AM   #69 
                          - Well, sounds like you made a choice to pay  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:59 AM   #71 
                             - I'm with you, Redhead  maggrwaggr   Jul-20-04 04:07 PM   #88 
                 - From experience I can tell you how this happened.  Marvelous_Smarty   Jul-20-04 06:52 PM   #111 
  - Hi Heddi!  Misinformed01   Jul-20-04 10:01 AM   #74 
  - Cuz you are wrong  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 10:04 AM   #75 
  - For the person who responded to my post  Misinformed01   Jul-20-04 10:10 AM   #76 
     - good idea, Stephanie  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 10:15 AM   #77 
     - This was a good post; I had not heard this before  Misinformed01   Jul-20-04 10:23 AM   #79 
     - Doesn't matter  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 10:42 AM   #82 
  - Clearly you have some other problem with this.  Realityhack   Jul-20-04 05:31 PM   #98 
  - I don't believe this, knowing how cheap the military is. Unless it's  TexasSissy   Jul-20-04 09:13 AM   #54 
  - I've seen it  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:15 AM   #55 
     - Breast reduction is not "cosmetic" in the truest sense. Ins. will pay for  TexasSissy   Jul-20-04 09:35 AM   #60 
        - We are not talking insurance  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:41 AM   #63 
        - Insurance is relevant 'cause ins. does not cover "cosmetic surgery."  TexasSissy   Jul-20-04 03:30 PM   #84 
        - I had a friend who had breast reduction  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:41 AM   #64 
           - Why does it need to be justified?  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:49 AM   #68 
           - how 'bout after a mastectomy?  maggrwaggr   Jul-20-04 04:09 PM   #89 
              - you've got shit  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 05:10 PM   #91 
  - These are two separate issues.  pagerbear   Jul-20-04 09:33 AM   #59 
  - again, I am NOT against needed reconstructive surgery  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:39 AM   #62 
     - And so how do they stay certified  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 09:45 AM   #66 
        - I tire of repeating myself to you  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 09:58 AM   #70 
        - You don't grasp the basic premise  Redhead488   Jul-20-04 10:00 AM   #73 
        - you have nailed it  swineguy   Jul-20-04 10:00 AM   #72 
           - Medicaid pays for Viagra but not birth control pills. Proceed:  elehhhhna   Jul-20-04 10:20 AM   #78 
              - The imagined controversy  swineguy   Jul-20-04 10:33 AM   #80 
  - Darnall Army Hospital Plastic Surg Dept Web Page (Ft. Hood TX)  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-20-04 10:41 AM   #81 
  - seems like a most reasonble respose  swineguy   Jul-20-04 11:52 AM   #83 
  - Should free cosmetic surgery be used as a way to entice people to sign up  redqueen   Jul-20-04 03:46 PM   #85 
  - NO  Solly Mack   Jul-20-04 05:19 PM   #93 
     - and this is all I'm saying in a nutshell  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 05:21 PM   #95 
        - Why shouldent it?  Realityhack   Jul-20-04 05:36 PM   #103 
           - because the money is better spent on other things  Solly Mack   Jul-20-04 05:42 PM   #104 
           - This IS a veterans benefit  Amarant   Jul-20-04 06:48 PM   #110 
              - I'm a disabled veteran  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 06:55 PM   #112 
              - My husbands life is more important than SuzyQ's desire for big tits  Solly Mack   Jul-20-04 10:08 PM   #120 
                 - Different pots of money  Redhead488   Jul-21-04 12:17 PM   #125 
                    - So that's it then?  redqueen   Jul-21-04 12:19 PM   #126 
                       - O&M funds  Redhead488   Jul-21-04 12:22 PM   #127 
                          - But it's not a question the salary of the doctor, nurse or assorted PA's  Solly Mack   Jul-21-04 01:15 PM   #132 
                             - Show me where this has happened.  Redhead488   Jul-22-04 11:11 AM   #136 
           - Um, because it's supposed to be infrequent  redqueen   Jul-21-04 12:06 PM   #123 
              - What increasing trend?  Redhead488   Jul-22-04 11:32 AM   #139 
  - as a child I had two free hernia operations courtesy the US Army  maggrwaggr   Jul-20-04 04:01 PM   #87 
  - given that so many ordinary citizens don't have insurance  noiretblu   Jul-20-04 05:21 PM   #94 
  - So US citizens  Amarant   Jul-20-04 05:26 PM   #96 
  - you should take a little of your own advice  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 05:32 PM   #99 
  - actually...i was referring to right here  noiretblu   Jul-20-04 05:32 PM   #100 
     - That doesn't work out  Amarant   Jul-20-04 06:44 PM   #109 
        - aren't there civilians abroad?  noiretblu   Jul-21-04 12:04 PM   #122 
  - I can't believe all the "people" defending it  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 05:29 PM   #97 
  - The thread highlighted some,uh,new DUers for me though  Forkboy   Jul-20-04 06:17 PM   #106 
     - ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 06:24 PM   #107 
     - Yeah,but enough about you  Forkboy   Jul-20-04 06:42 PM   #108 
        - checkmate!!  CatWoman   Jul-20-04 06:56 PM   #113 
     - We certainly do have a lot of them lately  redqueen   Jul-21-04 12:09 PM   #124 
  - That would be great actually...if practice is needed..there are children  Solly Mack   Jul-20-04 05:33 PM   #101 
     - And the military does that routinely.  Redhead488   Jul-21-04 12:26 PM   #129 
        - reconstructive surgery is not custodial cosmetic surgery  Solly Mack   Jul-21-04 01:23 PM   #133 
  - Trying to get women to sign up I guess...  Endangered Specie   Jul-20-04 05:34 PM   #102 
  - Interesting thread, as I'm an Air Force spouse.  VLC98   Jul-20-04 05:59 PM   #105 
  - But female soldiers who are raped and impregnated  irkthesmirk   Jul-20-04 07:02 PM   #114 
  - Name me ONE  Redhead488   Jul-21-04 12:24 PM   #128 
  - Catwoman..this is so outrageous ..first time for me beyond words !  vetwife   Jul-20-04 08:26 PM   #117 
  - "She died for a boob job".. I wonder if this has happened yet..  SoCalDem   Jul-21-04 12:31 PM   #130 
     - That's sad.  Redhead488   Jul-21-04 12:36 PM   #131 
     - self delete  CatWoman   Jul-22-04 10:55 AM   #134 
        - Like you?  Redhead488   Jul-22-04 11:09 AM   #135 
           - Nice  redqueen   Jul-22-04 11:26 AM   #137 
              - Why point mine out and ignore Catwoman's?  Redhead488   Jul-22-04 11:30 AM   #138 
 

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