Hey all, So, I am in the process of exiting the military (not by choice, and not for discipline either). So naturally I've been putting my resume out there online (since the area I'm moving to is not…Continue
"ACA says that Americans must have health insurance. I think you're smart enough to realize that "universal healthcare" is here to stay in the US.
Currently, you can buy insurance in your home state, and largely no where else. You say…"
"Honestly man, I got better "care" from German doctors that I was sent to when I was stationed there, than I ever have from US docs.
And Nokia is still one of the "leaders" in tech and communication industries. They…"
"Nokia is based in a Scandinavian country. Mercedes-Benz, one of the absolute top leaders in automotive innovation, is based in Germany.
I'm not asking to create a carbon-copy of these places. I'm suggesting we do what Americans do…"
"Thirty some hours of "investigations" is probably more like 2 hours of "investigations" and 28 hours of video editing.
And yes, Federal Law does prohibit the selling of fetal tissue, for profit... It's also illegal to…"
ACA is terrible, we all know of better systems in which people can get healthcare that are legitimately cheaper (see: Swiss and German models). And frankly, because people have now seen that "golden apple" of universal…"
"There is honest to make-believe-god NO republican candidate who has a snowballs chance in hell of beating a Democrat presidential nominee, again. Seriously, every single current candidate has some major mark against them that means they will not…"
"Rommel consistently outran his supply lines.
Cornwallis was prideful to a fault, as was Napoleon
Point is, every commander has a flaw or two, or three. Like I said, Washington was mediocre in the field, which would explain why he may have…"
"Nah... He certainly isn't as great as his American Legend has made him out to be, but he was certainly not a "poor soldier"
He was a career soldier, and by all accounts that I've read, was a mediocre field commander. Where…"
"I've seen snippets (a page here, page there) of journals contained within larger books.
The general sense is yes, "Johnny Reb" felt that he was fighting for hearth and kin, that's the bullshit lie that was fed to him by…"
"The "battle standard" was adopted, as you said, due to visibility/smoke issues. But also because if there is no breeze to carry the fabric of the flag away from the pole, the "national" flag looked identical to the Union's…"
"I'm 33 and still play a lot of video games. At around 30 I worried that I was getting too old to still be a gamer but I thought fuck it, if you enjoy it then who cares. As long as you keep your gaming within moderation I think it's a…"
"I work strange hours so I find a simple pleasure is to sit outside on my balcony at around 4-5AM just before first light and smoke a joint and read for an hour. Just the dead silence and time alone is a welcome relief.