[rescue] looking for a Multia

Phil Stracchino alaric at caerllewys.net
Tue Aug 12 16:37:33 CDT 2003

On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 02:15:29PM -0700, N.Miller wrote:
> Phil, I tried to reply privately to this, but it looks like your ISP is 
> black-holing from fastmail.fm.

Actually, it looks like I'm blackholing fastmail.fm (or more accurately,
bl.spamcop.net is).

You could try using phil at latt.net.  I *think* that should relay through.

> Unless you are over 47 (web site says 46), you might think about
> it again.  I received email from an AMEDD recruiter just yesterday
> confirming this.  I dunno about the 4F; I can't imagine PT reqs
> are all that stringent if they are accepting 47 yo's. :-)

Oh, it's not a fitness issue.  It's a disabled issue.  As in "currently
wheelchair-bound, and when the dressings come off *this* time, we'll see
if I can walk without developing non-healing pressure ulcers under my
left foot."

> The recruiter said:
> Active Duty--you must have your BSN and an RN lic.:
> "* Age 21 to 47 years old at time of accession onto active duty."

I have no nursing background, but I'm sure there's other applicable
specialist positions.  My doubt is whether I'll ever meet the physical
requirements for anything but a desk job again.

(The ironic thing is, I could probably drive -- or fly for that matter
-- damn near anything they told me to, so long as I didn't have to

> I can send you the recruiter's email address if you want.

That'd be appreciated.  It can't hurt to talk to them.

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