All this whiny pacifism is starting to piss me off, especially when it's coming from alleged National Guard members.
From the Oregon National Guard Homepage:
Join us for 2 days a month, 2 weeks in the Summer and take advantage of:
Pay: Monthly drill pay, active duty pay (during Basic Training, Advanced Individual Training, and Annual Training).
Money for College: GI Bill, State/Federal Tuition Assistance Programs, Student Loan Repayment and more.
Cash Enlistment Bonus: Pays $8000 to qualified soldiers.
Student Loan Repayment Program: Helps repay your student loans (for qualified soldiers).
Retirement: 20 years service = $$ + Benefits.
VA Home Loan Program: You may qualify for the VA Home Loan Program as a member of the Oregon Army National Guard.
Serviceman's Group Life Insurance: Up to $200,000 of life insurance.
Space Available Travel: Free travel on military aircraft.
Become a Commissioned Officer: You may decide to become an officer through the Oregon Military Academy or the "Gold Program at on of our state colleges.
Training: Enhance your life or career with both active and inactive duty training. Get a CDL, computer skills or paramedic training. The list of skills we offer is lengthy.
Jobs: No matter if you prefer office work, shop work or night vision enhanced attacks we have both full and part time openings.
Eligibility Form: Tell us about you.
For more information contact SFC Kerzman email@example.com
When you advertise Club Med....somehow I would guess a lot of recruits don't read the (for qualified soldiers) line.