I Hate the Navy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    Negative Experience

    I know a lot of people are going to say if you hate the navy, then you shouldn't have joined.  But I didn't hate it to begin with.  Obviously why I would I join something I hate.  The recruiters spun all sorts of lies and told me wonderful...
    inkinarc inkinarc
    14 Responses Nov 26, 2009

    I joined the Navy 2 years ago

    and within those 2 years I've experienced stupidity, hypocrisy, and bullying. The Navy may have taken steps to end hazing but there's still a lot of degradation of junior sailors, who are often treated as less than human because of their lack of rank. There are many great things...
    CowgirlBebop CowgirlBebop
    18-21, F
    Sep 17, 2014

    My Site

    I've been trying to find a site like this for years.  Since I haven't come across one and due to the lack of content in this one, I am currently working on one on my own.  Please visit at: http://navycrap.weebly.com/index.html
    inkinarc inkinarc
    1 Response Nov 26, 2009

    Part of me loved it and part of me hated it.

    Overall, the Navy has made me a better person. Although I wish I stayed in for the retirement, I noticed that MOST (not everyone) people who stay in for many years are not the brightest bulbs in the lamp. MOST NAVY LIFERS (not all of them) are the ***holes they are, because...
    TroyGraham TroyGraham
    41-45, M
    Jan 29, 2014

    I have about 10 months left.

    I stupidly enlisted with a bachelors instead of going the OCS route. I just wanted money for grad school. I'm counting down the days. The good news is that I'm told if I get accepted into Grad school I can get out up to 6 months early. I'm anxiously waiting to hear back from the...
    Hopefuljist2 Hopefuljist2
    26-30, M
    Jan 9, 2016
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