If the latest item gets you riled up, make sure that you fact check. Especially with an unpopular approach, like being drafted into service via text message. Another hoax designed to freak everyone out.
IRAQ-SECURITY/USA-DRAFT:No draft, and definitely no draft by text message: U.S. Army warns of hoax
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