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Basic Retraining

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Get up at dawn for a grueling run? Sir! No problem, Sir! Drop for countless pushups? Sir! Piece of cake, Sir! Enter a dorm room where cadets of the opposite sex reside? Sir! Run those rules of conduct by me again, Sir? Life used to be simpler at the Citadel before the Supreme Court forced state-funded military academies to admit women. This week four females are expected to be among 600 fourth-class (freshman) “knobs” as a politically correct Approved Plan for Assimilation of Female Cadets takes hold. Highlights:

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