Tag: Selective Service

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A few minutes ago I learned that Nigerians are required to obtain a “National Identity Number” on pain of 14 years jail time.  I was thinking about that and wondering how we’d respond: Which led me to remember that essentially all of us have Social Security Numbers. But then I remembered something else.  All male […]

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During the debate last weekend, the candidates (starting with Rubio) were asked their stance on women being required to sign up for Selective Service. Rubio answered yes, and people lost their minds. Apparently, listening to the whole statement and following the thought from one complete sentence to the next is too much for some. Here’s the transcript of the exchange: