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Old 10-20-2012, 05:06 PM
 
Location: N of citrus, S of decent corn
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From 3000 applicants, down to 24. Of the 24, 60% won't make it. They are all such fine young men.
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Old 10-20-2012, 05:19 PM
 
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Wow - kudos to him! That's definitely something for him and for you to be proud of! He's got a long haul ahead of him - I wish him the best
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Old 10-20-2012, 05:21 PM
 
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Wow - kudos to him! That's definitely something for him and for you to be proud of! He's got a long haul ahead of him - I wish him the best
Ditto!! Hoo Rah!
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Old 10-20-2012, 07:42 PM
 
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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Congratulations to your son, I wish the best for him!
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Old 10-20-2012, 07:44 PM
 
Location: Staten Island, NY
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Old 10-20-2012, 11:12 PM
 
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What an accomplishment! Please send my thanks to your son for his service.
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Old 10-21-2012, 02:05 PM
 
Location: :~)
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Wow!
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Old 10-22-2012, 02:04 AM
 
Location: Mid-Atlantic
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Yes, wow! This is your SF son? He's already the best of the best. Now he may be the best of the best of the best. I'm crossing my fingers and my toes.
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Old 10-22-2012, 12:34 PM
 
Location: Florida
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From my math, and I'm not very good at math, that's something like a %.003 chance if ~10 out of 3,000 guys make it?
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Old 10-22-2012, 12:43 PM
 
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Like Father like Son. I envy you, hope someday when my 2 daughters grow up, I will have said the same thing about them.
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