posted on Aug, 24 2004 @ 08:50 AM
1. Personal opinion only: pretty bloody awful looking color scheme on the
2. Potentially will stand out rather than fit into the environment but only
real way to know is to have some poor soul go out into the line of fire
3. Think gov't should save the dough for more med. care, working equip.,
and ammo. This is war after all, not peacetime. We're not trying for the
best dressed corpses on the planet award.
4. Most if not all of us corresponders are (ahem) Rear Echelon troops not
front-line combat or support troops. Let the line troops make their own
observations during some quiet time.
5. Lastly, all of the armed forces branches are ok. This is war; terrs,
militants don't say : I like the AF or Navy so I'll shoot only the Marines
and Army or vice versa. The troops (male and female) are Americans,
they or us are all targets. In the middle of combat or shelling, I don't
care which branch you're in, we'll do our best to take care of you and