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Mugsy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-13-05 02:31 PM
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13. Oh. My. God.
Not surprised one bit. That is typical of the mentality here in Houston.

From Texas, 25miles from "Greenspoint Mall".
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  -Army Recruiter caught on tape threatening youth with arrest coloradodem2005  May-13-05 02:09 PM   #0 
  - Unreal.  H2O Man   May-13-05 02:12 PM   #1 
  - And that's why we're all in a lot of trouble...  Dr_eldritch   May-13-05 10:44 PM   #57 
  - This belongs on the DU homepage, at the top. (nt)  understandinglife   May-13-05 02:13 PM   #2 
  - that recruiter is following in the footsteps  xchrom   May-13-05 02:15 PM   #3 
  - Disgusting  FreedomAngel82   May-13-05 10:21 PM   #50 
     - Todays USA Today announces 15 month Army enlistment!  Imagevision   May-13-05 10:29 PM   #53 
        - At the rate the Recruiters are going - The Draft is enevitable  Imagevision   May-13-05 10:31 PM   #54 
  - I think they are going more than 1 day to rethink their strategies!  sabra   May-13-05 02:16 PM   #4 
  - Did the young man pre-enlist?  TX-RAT   May-13-05 02:18 PM   #5 
  - Doesn't look like it to me.  Justin54B20L   May-13-05 02:25 PM   #8 
  - I would have to agree because thats how they talked to me.  skoppa   May-13-05 03:11 PM   #21 
  - Right  FreedomAngel82   May-13-05 10:22 PM   #51 
  - If there was no commitment, then the recruiters will pay, i hope.  TX-RAT   May-13-05 04:06 PM   #26 
  - That's right, something is missing  Steve_DeShazer   May-13-05 02:26 PM   #9 
  - No  PunkPop   May-13-05 03:44 PM   #23 
     - Then bust his ass back to E-1 or kick him out.  TX-RAT   May-13-05 04:03 PM   #24 
     - "marketing technique"????? A very illegal one at that.  Raster   May-13-05 08:51 PM   #43 
     - Don't forget the story  FreedomAngel82   May-13-05 10:23 PM   #52 
  - They're Practicing for the DRAFT  AndyTiedye   May-13-05 02:18 PM   #6 
  - Not surprised at all at their tactics - just look at their leaders!  LiberalinNC   May-13-05 02:19 PM   #7 
  - Exactly.  ih8thegop   May-13-05 02:27 PM   #10 
  - I hope to the high heavens that the kid didn't show up for his appointment  flordehinojos   May-13-05 02:29 PM   #11 
  - What if they start the draft and every draftee said they were gay?  kissmygrits   May-13-05 02:33 PM   #14 
     - i am surpirsed that a whole lot more people who want to opt out of the  flordehinojos   May-13-05 03:00 PM   #20 
     - Well, besides the social stigma....  retnavyliberal   May-13-05 10:02 PM   #46 
     - Hi kissmygrits!!  newyawker99   May-13-05 06:00 PM   #34 
     - Thanks newyawker99  kissmygrits   May-13-05 08:24 PM   #41 
     - Great minds think alike for I dared to post a post on that very question  Valerie5555   May-13-05 11:20 PM   #60 
  - Recruiters have always done this  polar   May-13-05 02:30 PM   #12 
  - Then isn't it about time we woke up!  Massachusetts   May-13-05 02:38 PM   #15 
  - maybe they have no skills  jilln   May-13-05 05:16 PM   #31 
  - Did they say  FreedomAngel82   May-13-05 10:32 PM   #55 
  - The abuses are more serious and more frequent than in the past  tabasco   May-14-05 12:56 AM   #61 
  - Oh. My. God.  Mugsy   May-13-05 02:31 PM   #13 
  - I am also not surprised  Gothmog   May-13-05 02:57 PM   #19 
  - one bad apple  maxsolomon   May-13-05 02:41 PM   #16 
  - That's why you treat them like the plague unless . . .  mpendragon   May-13-05 02:50 PM   #17 
  - I Wish I Had This Prick's Phone Number. I'd Call Him!  DistressedAmerican   May-13-05 02:56 PM   #18 
  - Oh, yea  Ian_rd   May-13-05 03:36 PM   #22 
  - Did I Promise Not To Institute a Draft?  bikesein   May-13-05 04:34 PM   #28 
  - I agree  oxbow   May-13-05 04:39 PM   #29 
  - Hi Ian_rd!!  newyawker99   May-13-05 06:01 PM   #36 
  - GRRRRR....  NewWaveChick1981   May-13-05 04:05 PM   #25 
  - Awful. Just awful.  UCLA Dem   May-13-05 04:06 PM   #27 
  - I am getting proud of Houston  dogday   May-13-05 04:48 PM   #30 
  - Hah, I was stopped by Army recruiters yesterday.  Borgnine   May-13-05 05:31 PM   #32 
  - So MANY bad apples - guess we'd better make us some APPLESAUCE!!!  Nothing Without Hope   May-13-05 05:31 PM   #33 
  - recommended n/t  Swamp Rat   May-13-05 06:01 PM   #35 
  - Winning hearts and minds one soldier at a time  whistle   May-13-05 06:32 PM   #37 
  - I saw this story last week...  ClintonTyree   May-13-05 06:33 PM   #38 
  - On CBS news  wake_me_when_over   May-13-05 10:08 PM   #48 
  - The Greatness that is this story, being ignored by the MSM seems easy.  sarcasmo   May-13-05 07:04 PM   #39 
  - I'm not 100% sure here but I think that until you are sworn in the  go west young man   May-13-05 07:21 PM   #40 
  - oh man!  NJCher   May-13-05 09:14 PM   #44 
  - You are right about the last swear in.  retnavyliberal   May-13-05 10:18 PM   #49 
  - My son realized he was still a civilian just in time, thank god  Hekate   May-14-05 06:16 AM   #65 
  - Why would they need a draft?  Rex   May-13-05 08:51 PM   #42 
  - Because the Pentagon is not telling about what's going on in Iraq  Imagevision   May-13-05 09:45 PM   #45 
  - Draft?  Imagevision   May-13-05 10:32 PM   #56 
  - If I recall correctly  Canadian Socialist   May-13-05 10:02 PM   #47 
  - They do have a quota....  ClintonTyree   May-14-05 05:38 AM   #64 
  - 2nd worst duty assignment.  Yellow_Dog   May-14-05 02:29 PM   #70 
  - desperate times?? idjut . n/t  lilymercury   May-13-05 11:12 PM   #58 
  - D.R.A.F.T. is next....  Lost-in-FL   May-13-05 11:15 PM   #59 
  - The most dangerous aspect of this....  captnjaq   May-14-05 01:10 AM   #62 
  - not being ignored by MSM  wake_me_when_over   May-14-05 04:57 AM   #63 
  - more and more jaded  Muddy Waters Guitar   May-14-05 07:48 AM   #66 
  - Question of the day: When will the draft start?  Robworld   May-14-05 10:16 AM   #67 
  - Bad but not anything new. I was called several times years ago, they  demigoddess   May-14-05 01:06 PM   #68 
  - is it illegal to lie to a recruiter?  Tiggeroshii   May-14-05 01:24 PM   #69 
     - I'm pretty sure its not illegal to lie to them. Like I said in  go west young man   May-14-05 02:50 PM   #71 
 

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