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Women in Combat

Frog Man Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 9:29 PM
I'll try a typical moronic lib retort: "What does running a mile in 4:21 have to do with combat?"
Moose Hunter Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 12:46 AM
Ever been in combat, Frog? Sometimes ya gotta run; sometimes ya gotta run FAST; ususally ya gotta run carrying weapons and loads that weigh almost as much as you do. In your case, you would likely just run.

A senior Defense Department official said the ban on women in combat should be lifted because the military's goal is "to provide a level, gender-neutral playing field." I'd like to think the goal of the military should be to have the toughest, meanest fighting force possible. But let's look at "gender-neutral playing field."

The Army's physical fitness test in basic training is a three-event physical performance test used to assess endurance. The minimum requirement for 17- to 21-year-old males is 35 pushups, 47 situps and a two-mile run in 16 minutes, 36 seconds or less. For females of the same age,...