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Old 08-30-2008, 04:09 PM
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Originally Posted by scconwill View Post
I'm not saying the French are cowards because of Iraq. In my humble opinion Iraq is a **** hole, and I could care less about the country. I just don't like the French............I'm entitled to my opinion as are you.
Very true, but if if you opinion is based on ignorance or misperception, and you have no wish to change it, then I would see a very limiting career for you as a US Army officer (assuming you make it). A good officer learns to adapt quickly, be mentally flexible and accept cultures (good and bad traits) quickly and communicate accordingly.. this means loosing the attidue to cultures you dont like for what ever reason is a must... Its good to flag this now, cos later on, you wont have the time to take such time for reflection and self adjustment... I suggest you choose wisely.....
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