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Ooo-rah, MySpace!

AP: "Teens looking to hook up with a friend on the popular web community MySpace may bump into an unexpected buddy: the U.S. Marine Corps."usmc_myspace.JPGSo far, over 12,000 web surfers have signed on as friends of the Corps in response to the latest military recruiting tactic...The Marine Corps MySpace profile... featur[es] streaming video of barking drill sergeants, fresh recruits enduring boot camp and Marines storming beaches...So far over 430 people have asked to contact a Marine recruiter through the site in the five months since the page went up, including some 170 who are considered "leads" or prospective Marine recruits.

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