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    The politics and BS from higher-ups will never go...

    The politics and BS from higher-ups will never go away - it all comes along with advancing in one's career. Some deal with it better than others and many just get out (only to find the same exists in...
  2. Have you ever fired a rifle with a scope before?...

    Have you ever fired a rifle with a scope before? If so, did you hit the target consistently? Asking because the rifle you'll have to qualify with will have optics (scope) attached to it. You must...
  3. Platoon honorman is given to the recruit with the...

    Platoon honorman is given to the recruit with the highest overall scores (rifle score, PFT/CFT scores, academic average, etc.). Pretty much means, expert rifle score, perfect PFT/CFT scores, and...
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    The USMC has already deactivated a few infantry...

    The USMC has already deactivated a few infantry battalions, artillery batteries, and aviation squadrons - with more still to come. We always do this - right before a major conflict so we have to...
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    Doubt he can afford a civilian lawyer even for...

    Doubt he can afford a civilian lawyer even for advice only. If I remember correctly, there are no defense lawyers in summary courts martials (the convening authority acts as the prosecution and...
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    I believe you're right. It's pretty much a...

    I believe you're right. It's pretty much a numbers game and boils down to boatspaces in one's MOS. Making a lateral move into an underpopulated MOS is a possibility but not something one can plan/bet...
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    Found PI Graduation yearbook

    Found at yard sale for PI platoons 3104/3105/3106/3107 graduated on 12/12/01. Let me know if you want if.
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    Found at yard sale. PI yearbook for platoons...

    Found at yard sale. PI yearbook for platoons 3104/3105/3106/3107 graduated 12/12/01. Let me know if you want it.
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    My niece just graduated from MCT. Everyone got...

    My niece just graduated from MCT. Everyone got their orders/MOS the day before graduating. She just checked into electronics school, Courthouse Bay, Camp LeJeune. Class does not pick up till June 9th.
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    @Huklebuk: I'm confused. How does he know his MOS...

    @Huklebuk: I'm confused. How does he know his MOS will be 6111 (he apparently is not a reservist since he is asking about housing)? Didn't think active duty Marines could enlist for a specific MOS...
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    If you don't go, you'll regret it forever. Good...

    If you don't go, you'll regret it forever. Good luck.
  12. Don't worry about it. There will be some who...

    Don't worry about it. There will be some who can't even do what you can in the pool. They want you to pass and you will keep trying till you do (you will get individual instruction if you need it)....
  13. Outstanding and good luck! Put my WO package in 5...

    Outstanding and good luck! Put my WO package in 5 years in a row (obviously got turned down).
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    With today's budget restraints, the Corps is not...

    With today's budget restraints, the Corps is not going to pay to have someone sent to a formal MOS school, trained, sent to their first permanent duty station, and then just a year later allow them...
  15. You have to love our military leadership

    Not only does our SECDEF support cuts in troop strength, pay and benefits, and increases in healthcare costs - our Joint Chief of Staff General Dempsey (believe he is an Army general) had this to say...
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    First lesson learned - NEVER listen to a "sea...

    First lesson learned - NEVER listen to a "sea lawyer".
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    1. You cannot fight your friend's battles for...

    1. You cannot fight your friend's battles for him.

    2. You and everybody else wants an infantry contract. It cannot happen. Somebody has to drive the trucks, fix the airplanes, make the payroll,...
  18. A couple personal perspectives. I work on the...

    A couple personal perspectives.

    I work on the campus of the University of Tennessee and have seen CIA and FBI recruiters here at job fairs (never actually talked to any of them).

    CIA agents...
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    As Changster said, things improve the longer you...

    As Changster said, things improve the longer you stay in (rightfully so as rank should have its privileges). By the time you become a career Marine, your perspective changes about most things.

    I...
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    Ineligible to serve. Too many tattoos and would...

    Ineligible to serve. Too many tattoos and would never pass the drug test (not enough waivers in his case).
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    Appears to me he is one of those who already has...

    Appears to me he is one of those who already has all the answers. They'll come on here and ask a question. But, as soon as they see an answer they don't like then they don't want to play anymore....
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    Let's see what the recruiter here says. It seems...

    Let's see what the recruiter here says. It seems each recruiting district has their own specific set of rules as set down by that commanding officer.
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    Congratulations...well deserved!

    Congratulations...well deserved!
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    It sucks but you need to get used to it. "Hurry...

    It sucks but you need to get used to it. "Hurry up and wait" is a fact of life even in the USMC. Just because you put on our uniform does not mean things are going to happen on your schedule....
  25. Right - if you're thinking about OCS/MARSOC, any...

    Right - if you're thinking about OCS/MARSOC, any organized PT done by your unit will only be the bare minimum you'll need anyway (you'll have to add to that substantially on your own). So, it doesn't...
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