U.S. military overrun with overweight enlistees
THIS is a national security issue, people. No jokes, please.
Oh, well. Maybe just a few.
Overweight and obese enlistees and soldiers are making it harder for recruiters to find physically fit candidates for military service… [E]very branch of the armed forces has a limit for body fat, but the military now provides waivers, probation periods and secondary screenings to enlistees who exceed it.