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Comment Re:Alternatively... (Score 1) 86

Yeah sorry I put way too much "negativity" into that post it was before coffee. I also seem to remember seeing some quote by an SAS/SEAL/Delta/Some other special forces founder that said when they were starting out it was easy to find people who could handle the physical side of things but difficult to handle the mental, and it then reversed on them, mental was easy physical was hard.

Comment Re:Shitty cover art (Score 1) 90

This was lamp-shaded in "The Lost Fleet" series. IIRC two characters are talking about writing memoirs, and on says how the idiot publishers will most likely make them appear all heroic on the cover of the book wearing marine battle armor even though they are naval officers and have never worn battle armor let alone fought in it.

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