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    US Navy plans to allow women to serve on subs

    Washington - The US Navy is preparing a plan that would allow women to serve on submarines for the first time since it began integrating ships more than 15 years ago, according to a report Tuesday. ABC News, citing an unnamed defence official, reported that Defence Secretary Robert Gates notified Congress on Monday of the plan. Women would be slowly integrated as modifications to the massive vessels are made to set up separate living quarters for males and females.
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    Bad idea.

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    What happens when they get pregnant like on all the other ships? The subs are constantly going to be pulled out of missions to get the women replaced.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    What happens when they get pregnant like on all the other ships? The subs are constantly going to be pulled out of missions to get the women replaced.
    Or, you get to suffer morning sickness in cramped quarters because the sub is down and staying down.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    Or, you get to suffer morning sickness in cramped quarters because the sub is down and staying down.
    Perhaps as part of the plan they should issue Depo shots along with everything else before they go on board.
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    Quote Originally Posted by irishmick View Post
    Perhaps as part of the plan they should issue Depo shots along with everything else before they go on board.
    Why?

    The military is about personal responsibility.

    I'm not against women serving on subs at all. I'm not even against women in line combat positions.

    That said, they have to suck it up and press on just like anyone else in the service.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    Why?

    The military is about personal responsibility.

    I'm not against women serving on subs at all. I'm not even against women in line combat positions.

    That said, they have to suck it up and press on just like anyone else in the service.

    If that is what the standard would be I have no problem with it. However, this will get political and get that way fast.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    If that is what the standard would be I have no problem with it. However, this will get political and get that way fast.
    I worked with women wearing the same beret I did and carrying the same M4 I carried.

    It wasn't political.

    There *was* a whole lot of fucking going on, but that generalizes the military as a whole - it's staffed with young people who are in the best shape of their lives.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    What happens when they get pregnant like on all the other ships? The subs are constantly going to be pulled out of missions to get the women replaced.
    Load them in a torpedo and shoot them to the surface for pickup, like in You Only Live Twice?

 

 

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