WTF @ military titles around here

Continuing the discussion from Hey - um, can we have the Regular Lounge thread back if we behave?:

Damn straight. What gives? If you were to plot the community here on a spectrum of esteem for on one hand, say West Point academy, and on the other, um… Hunter S Thomson - where do you think we’d land?

Sheesh… I feel trolled.


I answered this in that topic:

That’s even more true now. They are in widespread use, I’m not going to change or remove them.