Think about this, for just a moment: If the US government is no longer bound by the US constitution in any meaningful way, why are you?
I spend an inordinate amount of time thinking about:
College for Alex
Bug-out bags for both of us
Avoid the draft fund for Alex
I was in the Navy during the last years we ever had a president give a shit about not throwing warm bodies with guns at every problem. I don't want MY little monkey-muffin going. No siree.
If he works for NOAA, he gets a free pass.
One day, when the "selective service machine" has been running full-throttle for a few dozen years, one of us old timers will look up from the gruel they still let us eat if we're good and say
"You know, there was a time when 60% of the country didn't
get tapped to do a tour before the age of 21."
And no one will know what the fuck we're talking about. That's like saying some dumb shit about there not being any internet. I mean, who cares? So then we'll say.
"Well, I guess it's a good thing you got that drinking age moved to 18, anyway, eh?"