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    84% of women fail Army's new combat fitness test (vs. 30% of men)

    Report: 84% of Women Fail New Army Combat Fitness Test

    In a new report, the Center for Military Readiness says that 84% of women fail the New Army Combat Fitness Test and that “all military officials should drop the ‘gender diversity’ agenda and put mission readiness and ‘combat lethality’ first.”

    “It makes no sense for recruiters to devote more time and money recruiting ‘gender diverse’ trainees who are more likely to be injured, less likely to want infantry assignments, and less likely to remain through basic training or physically-demanding combat arms assignments for twenty years or more,” states the CMR report....




    There was an Army captain who scuttled his career back in 1986 by publishing a study showing 60% of women recruits couldn't throw a hand grenade far enough to be out of its killing radius and 80% lacked the shoulder strength to charge an M-60 machinegun from the prone position.

    It is not news that very few women have sufficient physical strength and stamina to be useful in a combat role. There's a saying in the army that 'everyone's secondary MOS is 18B' (meaning infantry). The Marines take it a step further and say that every Marine is a rifleman first, whatever else second.

    Not to mention women are not cost effective to recruit and maintain because the the army spends twice as much on medical care for a woman than for a man and the quartermaster has to stock additional items entirely on their account (panties, brassieres, sanitary napkins, etc.), plus extra sizes of existing uniform items.

    You can't justify their extra expense unless they're more combat effective but in fact the opposite is true.

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    The CDC says the average American man weighs 198 lbs and the average woman weighs 171. If there's a fire in your place tonight and you pass out from the smoke before you can make your exit, which would you prefer come crashing through the door to haul your unconscious ass out of there, a 198-lb fire-man or a 171-lb fire-woman?
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    Rumor says that due to the norwegian military female policy, "HM Helge Ingstad" smashed into a supertanker and was destroyed for good, last year. And 25% of the norwegian military marine capasity wasted.
    Too many girls at the bridge who were there because of their sex, not knowhow.
    The report however ocourse didnt talk about this.
    But, the leading officer at Helge Ingstad prior accident, the Captain and the guy who is responsible for docking ships at the supertanker, and the controlling guard at the harbour, were all men.
    So... Perhaps the antifeminists were wrong. An american female trainee at the bridge of HM Helge Ingstad, who supposingly demanded alot of attention by the chief bridge officer, started the talk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Beetlegeuse View Post
    EDIT:
    The CDC says the average American man weighs 198 lbs and the average woman weighs 171. If there's a fire in your place tonight and you pass out from the smoke before you can make your exit, which would you prefer come crashing through the door to haul your unconscious ass out of there, a 198-lb fire-man or a 171-lb fire-woman?
    I don't think I understand what you are saying so I'll ask a question. Are you saying we should evaluate people based on gender and not ability because men weigh more than women?

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    People don't have a gender.

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