will there ever be another draft for a war?

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  1. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member VIP

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    or is that a thing of the past?
     
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    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    is this the Shivvy mega thread for the day? common chief. I wait all night for the next drama you can whip up. Never get into politics. you get maniacs crawlin out the woodwork.

    Just start a thread like: So today I ran outta toilet paper and used my wife's tampon. Boom. That's how you make a mega thread.
     
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  4. I invented that

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    no. in the future wars will be fought by robots.
     
  5. DrSublux

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    We are religiously exempt?
     
  6. Lemmy

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    First a uniform would have to be fashioned that allows for hipster neckbeards. So no.
     
  7. Shivvy

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    :pie:
     
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    If some country invades the US, hell yes. First we'd take all of the Canadians to defend us though.
     
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    id feel safer if they took all the competitors from the special olympics first
     
  10. gwartney

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    We could also sort of hint that we will make the illegals citizens if they fight for us. Then we could always go "lol sorry" afterward.
     
  11. MrWarmth

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    That's why this "War On Terror" will never end. Americans have grown wise to the "War Declaration" bullshit. Or have they? :coffee:
     
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    I'd enlist again without needing to be drafted.
     
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    :usflag:
     
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    No, the military doesn't need the lame, lazy & stupid.
     
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    Infantry driven ground wars are thing of the past, unless defending from invasion I don't see draft being necessary.
     
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    No...they learned from their last mistake. There are plenty of people who want to be in the military.
     
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    No, because when they try to round up gang members who were drafted and didn't show up, there will be war here.

    Plus, there would probably be a jump in the # of face and neck tattoos, unless the military changes their rules.
     
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    :jj:
     
  20. FatKidSullivan

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    If past wars are any indication, I already served and wouldn't have to go.

    So I get to stay behind and impregnate all lonely housewives.