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First female officers headed to subs feel blessed

There are 11 comments on the Salon.com story from May 6, 2010, titled First female officers headed to subs feel blessed. In it, Salon.com reports that:

The first female U.S. Naval Academy graduates who will be able to serve as officers aboard submarines said Thursday they feel ecstatic, thankful and blessed by the chance to break one of the military's last gender barriers.

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Samuel 7824

Seattle, WA

#3 May 6, 2010
With all these women going down,
The Pregger rate is going to skyrocket-- and so will the sexual harrassment suits.

How long will it be? 3 months? 4?

“your life is great”

Since: Aug 09

you poop in clean water

#4 May 6, 2010
I give it two months until she's isolated from the rest of the crew.
Stop the madness

United States

#6 May 6, 2010
And their theme song is "It's Raining Men"!
george barnett

United States

#7 May 6, 2010
Stop the madness wrote:
And their theme song is "It's Raining Men"!
Gonna buy a house with the poker winnings.
george barnett

United States

#8 May 6, 2010
Samuel 7824 wrote:
With all these women going down,
The Pregger rate is going to skyrocket-- and so will the sexual harrassment suits.
How long will it be? 3 months? 4?
Before they clog the pipes trying to flush the unflushable;or before their due date?
Robert

Bronx, NY

#9 May 7, 2010
Another matter that has not received much media attention;



May God bless and have mercy on us.
Glasnos

Saint Cloud, FL

#10 May 7, 2010
This is the dumbist thing I ever heard. This PC crap is past ridiculous.
The Patient Patriot

Houston, TX

#11 May 7, 2010
I'm all for this. If you consider that submarines will be the only things that would survive an nuclear war, the women in submarines will help to repopulate the earth.
Sane Solutions

Olalla, WA

#12 May 8, 2010
The subs should be retrofitted with birthing centers and what about the tampon and pad, daiper disposal problem? Subs weren't designed with all of that in mind.
Billy Clinton

York, PA

#13 May 8, 2010
Very tight quarters...so damn tight, that sometimes one must crawl under a desk to get relief. Oh well, no big deal, that has been done even in the White House. I heard these new submarine chicks will be issued BLUE DRESSES!
Dirty Old Man

Annapolis, MD

#14 May 8, 2010
They'll be feeling more than blessed within a couple weeks....no shortage of torpedos.

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