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Old 02-14-2024, 06:32 AM
 
Location: U.S.
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In the latest of “seems like a good idea”, Navy recruiting has some sailors who are attempting to recruit while playing video games. Of course these “recruiters “ are being paid to entice potential recruits into a recruiting station, to eventually go to a non virtual academy in Glenview, IL.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...ting-teenagers

The article is somewhat “pro gaming recruitment “ and long with biases. But it’s an important topic as the comparisons between online gaming success and reality are often not linked.

Another recruiting woes article - solid, informative. Army is lowest end strength since 1940, wow.

https://www.nationalreview.com/2024/...-is-miserable/

Last edited by johnsonkk; 02-14-2024 at 06:42 AM.. Reason: Capitalized Navy
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