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Army says Xbox, PlayStation make recruits 'soft;' overhauls basic training

This is a post that would certainly be bettered handled by T/S colleague Paul Tassi, but I thought it was worth mentioning.From NPR via Military.com: The Army is making changes to its basic training regimen, partially because new recruits are … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: Play a videogame, kill an American, get outraged?

A clip caught my eye this morning over at Military.com, titled “Taliban Ambush On Videogame?” Apparently it’s from something called Project Reality: Battlefield 2 Mod, which admittedly looks pretty cool. But what’s kind of/sort of/maybe controversial is that in this … Continue reading

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