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Women in Combat

James437 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 9:25 AM
The whole thing stems around the fact that Obozo owes the women for their voting for him. So he supports their so called rights to kill their own. Well another part of it is that they looked around and there are more male generals and admirals than there are female ones. So the quick fix is to allow them into the combat fields so they can move up the ladder. Only problem with that is that they have to lower the standards so they have a chance of making it.

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,...