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Monday, August 09, 2004
  The Baby Bush' of the future won't be inconvienced by the NGB to avoid the Draft

This post, and the two below, are part of my Radically Inept attempt to maintain a Monday science emphasis, and all the sources were found via the KurzweilAI.net Newsletter.
Okay, I think it's crap, but I'm sure wealthy children in America will hope this becomes US military draft policy if we do pretend to re-instate "Universal" Conscription. No more having to pull strings to get into the Guard. No more having to get a woman pregnant. No more having to take drugs that temporarily imbalance you bio-system.

No. Just play alot of computer games. That's right. Most of America would be exempt anyway, Yahoo! News - Web Addiction Gets Conscripts Out of Army:
"HELSINKI (Reuters) - A number of Finnish conscripts have been excused their full term of military service because they are addicted to the Internet, the Finnish Defense Forces said Tuesday.

Doctors have found the young men miss their computers too much to cope with their compulsory six months in the forces.
'For people who play (Internet) games all night and don't have any friends, don't have any hobbies, to come into the army is a very big shock,' said Commander-Captain Jyrki Kivela at the military conscription unit.
'Some of (the conscripts) go to the doctor and say they can't stay. Sometimes, the doctors have said they have an Internet addiction,' Kivela said."
I wonder if they'll count Solitaire? 
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