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  •  How about the increasing infiltration (0+ / 0-)

    of the officer corps by the Religious Right? I suspect that having an increasing proportion of the officer corps coming from ROTC programs at conservative, mostly Southern, schools is part of the problem.

    To a fundamentalist, God is an abusive alcoholic father.

    by ebohlman on Mon Jan 03, 2011 at 12:35:20 PM PST

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      But Bush made it a priority to place those people, and likely would have regardless what the recruitment pool looked like. (As we saw at the DOJ, where Regent University students took priority over Harvard, U of M and other much finer law schools.)

      "You can't hardly separate homosexuals from subversives."--Senator Kenneth Wherry, 1950.

      by Scott Wooledge on Mon Jan 03, 2011 at 12:38:44 PM PST

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