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LTR Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-04-03 10:01 AM
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65. I registered in 1986
It was the law back then. Even got a reminder in the mail.

Funny thing is, later that very night, Reagan bombed the hell out of Libya. Didn't get much sleep that night.
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  -Selective Service Registration travisleit01  Nov-03-03 11:07 AM   #0 
  - You have to sign up for it  jiacinto   Nov-03-03 11:09 AM   #1 
  - I know...  travisleit01   Nov-03-03 11:10 AM   #4 
  - Don't be alarmed  jiacinto   Nov-03-03 11:11 AM   #5 
     - OK, thanks.  travisleit01   Nov-03-03 11:13 AM   #6 
     - Just think! After you get your draft card you will have something to burn.  Bandit   Nov-03-03 12:16 PM   #21 
     - Well, don't be TOO alarmed at any rate...  JHB   Nov-03-03 11:20 AM   #9 
        - I really don't think Americans, particularly  liberalhistorian   Nov-03-03 11:28 AM   #14 
           - the DRAFT is coming...it's been discussed here in DC for months  amen1234   Nov-03-03 11:41 AM   #16 
           - Old crazy people in DC  Colin Ex   Nov-03-03 12:12 PM   #19 
              - why didn't any show up for the DC-anti-war protests last weekend  amen1234   Nov-03-03 08:59 PM   #60 
                 - that would all change once they received that card  devrc243   Nov-04-03 09:53 AM   #62 
           - Imperial Amerikan Subjects' permission no longer required  tom_paine   Nov-03-03 01:02 PM   #31 
  - It's a normal thing that everyone has to do.  Bandit   Nov-03-03 12:13 PM   #20 
  - There is no draft..(yet)  SoCalDem   Nov-03-03 11:09 AM   #2 
  - I was one of the last for Vietnam  DBoon   Nov-03-03 11:18 AM   #8 
  - Sounds right...  Chubbles   Nov-03-03 11:09 AM   #3 
  - Don't be 100% sure conscription won't return  HereSince1628   Nov-03-03 11:16 AM   #7 
  - When's the last time you heard of a college kid  Chubbles   Nov-03-03 11:26 AM   #13 
     - That Was Then, And This Is Now  atreides1   Nov-03-03 12:27 PM   #25 
     - Agreed.  ellie   Nov-04-03 09:58 AM   #64 
     - So you admit it then?  Clark Can WIN   Nov-03-03 12:41 PM   #27 
     - I knew of some  devrc243   Nov-04-03 09:55 AM   #63 
  - My son who is 20  candy331   Nov-03-03 11:20 AM   #10 
  - Hi Chubbles!!  newyawker99   Nov-03-03 04:20 PM   #54 
  - if you object to WAR, then begin the complex documentation  amen1234   Nov-03-03 11:21 AM   #11 
  - Plenty of Documentation  travisleit01   Nov-03-03 11:24 AM   #12 
  - I say "don't waste your time" with CO status...  Chubbles   Nov-03-03 11:31 AM   #15 
     - "reducing it to a political excersize"  Robb   Nov-03-03 12:09 PM   #18 
     - I signed up to serve on the draft board in our community  Clark Can WIN   Nov-03-03 12:53 PM   #29 
     - " Try and forget about war for now "  Clark Can WIN   Nov-03-03 12:55 PM   #30 
     - They'll Push the Draft Through Somehow  AndyTiedye   Nov-03-03 01:12 PM   #32 
  - good web site to help those wishing to get 'conscientious objector'  amen1234   Nov-03-03 07:07 PM   #57 
  - You don't think there'll be a draft?  raysr   Nov-03-03 11:59 AM   #17 
  - Molly Ivins: Watch what bush* does, not what he says"....  amen1234   Nov-03-03 12:21 PM   #23 
  - Another Failure of Feminism  dreissig   Nov-03-03 12:18 PM   #22 
  - Failure?? Hardly...  smirkymonkey   Nov-03-03 12:24 PM   #24 
  - Frankly  prolesunited   Nov-03-03 12:30 PM   #26 
     - Conscription is a Tax  dreissig   Nov-03-03 12:42 PM   #28 
        - I am a feminist of sorts and I would support a  Clark Can WIN   Nov-03-03 01:15 PM   #33 
        - The 100% Tax  dreissig   Nov-03-03 01:37 PM   #35 
           - I didn't know that the Vietnam conflict  ForrestGump   Nov-03-03 01:47 PM   #37 
           - Gender-Based Policies  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:12 PM   #45 
              - You're the one who threw  prolesunited   Nov-03-03 03:16 PM   #46 
                 - Good Point  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:24 PM   #48 
           - Women died in Vietnam as well  prolesunited   Nov-03-03 02:00 PM   #39 
              - Selective Service  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:08 PM   #44 
                 - No it isn't  prolesunited   Nov-03-03 03:24 PM   #49 
                    - The Selective Service Law  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:41 PM   #52 
        - Oh god, you again.  jchild   Nov-03-03 01:35 PM   #34 
        - Menstruation is a tax  ForrestGump   Nov-03-03 01:43 PM   #36 
        - The Front Lines  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:20 PM   #47 
        - The issue really shouldn't be about  smirkymonkey   Nov-03-03 02:10 PM   #40 
        - Pressing Problem  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:33 PM   #51 
           - As I have said, I don't think anyone  smirkymonkey   Nov-03-03 04:25 PM   #55 
        - Look who stumbled in to insert some misogyny into the discussion  RationalRose   Nov-03-03 03:32 PM   #50 
           - The All-Male Draft  dreissig   Nov-03-03 03:45 PM   #53 
              - Well, I suppose there will be an  smirkymonkey   Nov-03-03 04:26 PM   #56 
                 - Good Point  dreissig   Nov-03-03 08:31 PM   #59 
  - I chose not to register when it began in 1978  sal   Nov-03-03 01:55 PM   #38 
  - Im not sure if  tritsofme   Nov-03-03 02:21 PM   #41 
  - as a college student...  MattNC   Nov-03-03 02:23 PM   #42 
  - What I am really  tritsofme   Nov-03-03 02:42 PM   #43 
  - In the age of the gameboy/gamecube/internet?  greekspeak   Nov-03-03 07:32 PM   #58 
  - here's what you do  election_2004   Nov-04-03 12:12 AM   #61 
  - I registered in 1986  RatTerrier   Nov-04-03 10:01 AM   #65 
 

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