This just in....tatoo

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  1. tug_boat

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    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006 5-Year Member

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    Army Times spells "tatoo" very interestingly in the link….
     
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    It is fair to say that they will change again (in some way) before the current applicants graduate from the USMA!
     
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    Definitely picking up vibes this article had more to do with today's date than the less vigilant individual may think....
     
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    I don't believe so. The new SMA (if you didn't know, SMA Dailey just recently took over for SMA Chandler) has said before that he was looking at this change when he was sworn in.
     
  6. tug_boat

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    They will be relaxing the hair standards at WP too.

    Push Hard, Press Forward
     
  7. Sledge

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    How so?
     
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    scoutpilot 5-Year Member

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    You guys know it's April 1st right?
     
  9. tug_boat

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    I guess we'll find out tomorrow. They better hurry and say its a joke cause bus loads are headed to the closest ink shop to look tuff!!

    Push Hard, Press Forward
     
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    It's for real. Updated memo explains what is changing - sleeves will be authorized, along with ring tattoos, but no other hand/neck/head tattoos. No limit on the #, placement, etc. as long as they're not visible in ASUs and not offensive. It's a good change.

    Hopeful cadets - it does NOT go into effect until the new 670-1 is published, so don't run out and get that sleeve just yet.
     
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