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Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 02-14-2014 at 12:41 AM
No my platoon sergeant is more into making sure there isn't a single pube existing in my room.
Funny thing about those things is that when you turn your back another one jumps onto your
toilet seat. D...
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 02-09-2014 at 05:29 AM
Thank you. I'm doing alright. I kept my nose clean all throughout basic and plan on doing the
same here. It's really not hard if you just do what you're told.
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 02-09-2014 at 05:16 AM
I forgot to update this last week but it's been busy as hell. I graduated basic with no
problems and moved on to AIT. So far it's a lot harder than basic ever was. It's gonna be a
challenge, but I nev...
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-22-2013 at 08:11 PM
Seriously, you're on holiday vacation from boot camp :rolleyes: Things have changed
dramatically since my time. LOLThe 2 things I remember most about basic. Was always being
tired, never a moment of c...
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 09:51 PM
He's in Army basic training. Not Marine boot camp. No worries, males are still separated from
females for us.He's not in basic right now. He's home on leave for the holidays.(Don't get me
wrong - its ...
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 07:42 AM
Wait. Am I missing something? They're letting males and females train together now, or are you
female and I completely freaking missed something?They let females train with males. They're
with us all ...
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 04:55 AM
And regarding the sh*t heads being in leadership positions - there's a school of thought that
if you stick screw-ups in a position where others are depending on them, they will learn faster
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 04:46 AM
When I say gets harder,yes physically is true. But I meant emotionally. I hope you never have
to experience losing someone from your unit in combat (I was back home in garrison). Or seeing
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 04:27 AM
Thanks for the update.Part of the training with a battle buddy is to help you realize the whole
unit may only be as strong as that one weak link. It also make you not want to be "that guy"
Posted in thread: Veteran advice on 12-19-2013 at 04:21 AM
Congratulations on making it so far bud. You're doing great and it sounds like you'll finish
just fine.I've only been in six years (almost) but even I've noticed the military has changed a
lot I'm the...