Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?
For a few weeks, then like everything else the contempt that comes with familiarization sets in and falls in with the rest of your apathetic tendencies.
>>40884951Lack of items or poor quality of items included can be demoralizing, yes. The Marine Corps would crumble overnight if they removed jalepeno cheese spread and complimentary crayon.
>>40884951Just smear the whole bottle of pepper sauce on that turd and down it.
>>40884951That jalapeno cheese spread, tastes like gods cum.
>>40885006I'm not a fan.
There is something cathartic about how dry the peanut butter and crackers makes my mouth. Reminds me of being a kid and stuffing too many Saltines in my mouth at once just to wash it down with milk.
>>40885006I never understood how people liked it. It taste like paste.
>>40885035>tastes like paste >Marines and Army love itChecks out
>>40884951>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?Steve seems like the chillest motherfucker out there, so I'd say no.
>>40885034Yes, you need to be prepared for that shit or it will lock your ass up. It is amazing how well those crackers survive in their vacuum pack.
>>40885090veggie crumbles>tuna>>>>>>>everything else
I never had an issue. When you’re hungry the taste is amazing. It’s just good enough to deceive the mind. Especially if you use the exo heaters
>>40884959I don't think you know what contempt means.
>>40884959>>40885162Also, the way you used apathetic is a stretch. I guess what I'm trying to say is, we can tell you're underage.
>>40885207>eating meh tier food day in day out while slogging around doing dick all >not mundane
How bad are the shits when you eat MREs?
>>40885225Maybe you should reread my comments nice n slow.
>>40885237>contempt>beneath consideration, worthlessIt's almost like eating the same thing over and over again gets pretty routine and unimportant no?
>>40885265That's not what contempt means or mundane routine does not dull the senses?
>>40885286Link me to Webster's then.
>>40885235not as bad as they say
>>40884951depends on the soldier
>>40885120I've heard a lot of positive about veggie crumble. But naturally I always snuck the meatballs and marinara
>>40885257Yeah, but contempt also has the negative connotation of disliking something. Think of the proverb "Familiarity breeds contempt" >extensive knowledge of or close association with someone or something leads to a loss of respect for them or it. Why are humans such dickheads to the ones we love the most? The people we see the most often? Family members? Because familiarity breeds contempt. Now, I think that's the opposite of what you/he was trying to say. You/he was trying to say:>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?"Maybe for a few weeks, but then you get used to it." and that's all he/you could've said, but you/he had to bring contempt into it, which I believe goes against the point he/you was trying to make. Now, upon further inspection "apathetic tendencies" works, I guess? But still it feels (in my humble opinion) like a stretch/pretentious. Like he/you wants people to see he/you use big boy words.
>>40885090I've heard a lot about the vomlet, but what's the deal with the enchilada?
>>40885358Yes would you be happy having mres forced down your gullet weeks on end? Also those are hardly big boy words.
>>40885389Dude, you know what, never mind. Good day.
>>40885411Wow, what a let down. You seemed knowledgeable.
>>40884951Bro, you're going about your MRE's totally wrong. Every bag is a new recipe in the making, waiting for your savory senses to wake the newest dish. Trade shit to your friends, make shit, and remember/write down the best recipes. I was one of the only ones to be disappointed when the cheese/veggie omlette was discontinued. It was delicious when you heated the whole thing up, added in some cheeze-its, cheese spread, crackers, and some hot sauce. It was fucking delicious. My favorite was the meatball marinara with the cheeze-its, pizza spice, and cheese all melted into one big mess. Bro, you're doing MREs all wrong.
>>40885417Wow, what a let down.Well, let this be a prelude to the rest of your life, kid. Life's full of let downs.
>>40885441Forgot the meme arrow. Oh well.
>>40885441Hey, small world. Your mother had the same comment about you.
>>40885445Oh, yeah? How's the ol' gal doing?
>>40885302Is Steve attractive?
>>40885593Does the tin man has a sheet metal cock?
9/10 times I'd rather just have caloriemate.
reminder to give steve $1 on patreon so he can keep making videos!
>>40885235as bad as they say
>>40884951MEEs are better than chow hall food
>>40886454>Tfw when you're a civi eating Microwaved food and canned food and acting like it's a MRE
>>40884960>If they removed jalapenk cheeseA-anon, I... I don't know how to tell you this, but...
>>40885358Your definition of contempt fits exactly with MREs. You do develop contempt with MREs, and fairly quickly too. Especially the shitty ones that start tasting like dog food and end tasting like nothing.
>>40885090Vomit>>>vomelet>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>chick piss>>>>>>>>>dog piss>>>>>>>>>>man piss>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>dog shit>>>>>>>>>>>>>buffalo chicken
>>40885421Sgt Ray is that you?
>>40886907Dog piss is suspiciously high in your hierarchy
>>40886915If dog piss is high, man piss is oddly high in yours
>>40884959I'm with you.and lmaoing at the people who are angry they had to look up words.
>>40886930I dont have a hierarchy of disgust. As a man dealing with disgusting shit comes with the territory.
It depends which one you get. My morale is increased when i get an mre with candy and dope sides
>>40886945your same happiness with still be there for something else.
>>40885235think of a brick factory where only one brick is made per week.
>>40885035i liek past
>>40884951Nah bruv nothing boosts my moral as much as a meal
>>40887108Past was better. Now owning people is "wrong".
I've eaten too many to have any strong opinions anymore. I'm like a prisoner that's learned to like shitting in public. More out of necessity than want.
>>40885235I ended up shitting blood because my shits were so big and dry they tore apart my asshole.Went to the medic and he just laughed, said "You're skins gonna get darker and tougher the longer you spend outside, and your asshole's gonna have the same thing happen the longer you live on MRE's. You'll be shitting bricks like a champ in weeks"
>>40888487I bet you also got turned on with all that ordeal, you perv.
>>40884960>>40884960>The Marine Corps would crumble overnight if they removed jalepeno cheese spread i would too, that spread is legit 8/10
>>40889680What about the crayon?
>getting chunky peanut or chocolate peanut spread and a working heater after days of tuna and enchilada10/10
>>40885035>tastes like glue>Marines love itTheres a correlation here.
>>40886907what's wrong with the buffalo chicken
>>40888487drink water you mongall of it
>>40889891they would buckle, but survive without itthe cheese is what keeps things alive
I dunno man. My boss (reserve di, former mech during the iraq build up) had me eating tuna creations for months before i realized he was feeding me mres. Pretty fucking demoralizing.
>>40885090Has anyone tried the maple sausage patty breakfast menu? Thats taken place as my first choice.
>>40884951Jalapeno cheddar is my jam.
Memba Pizza MRE?
>>40884951I'd imagine yes for pogue ass remf units. But in the infantry, airborne infantry and ranger infantry, they are a morale booster.-11b vet
How come MREs from other countries not only look tastier but also are made with way more love than almost any american MRE? The scale is:4/10 love for american MREs7.5/10 love as an average for rest of the world's MREs
>>40890053Lesson learned I guess, but still, ausfag, it's fucking hot, and my body prioritised all fluids for sweat above shit
>>40890101My nigga. Bet it'd be good pan fried
>>40885235As bad as they say and so are the farts
>>40890176Because America doesn't give a fuck about it. The military wants the cheapest shit.
>>40885035remember that MREs are retard chow.
>>40885593Steve is beauty incarnate
>>40886900>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?>For a few weeks, then like everything else the contempt that comes with familiarization sets inSo it's bad and then becomes bad? No. The original dipshit did indeed try using big boy words and fugged it up.
Sun meadow chicken salad>mre
>>40890176Because other countries have fewer menu options. They're gonna be MORE repetitious than US menus. Go watch Steve's Japanese MRE review. It's curry on rice 3 different ways. Maybe they can live on that alone, but I'd go nuts.
>>40890358But the love...
>>40884951It can if the quality is poor or the caloric content it provides is lacking. The saying goes, "An army marches on its stomach," and having good food and enough of it goes a way in troop morale and fighting capability.
>>40890220Wish i had one left to try that. That maple flavored muffin it comes with is the absolute tits. And with a frozen chocolate protein drink, breakfast of champs
>>40885079Exactly. Only the chillest of motherfuckers can withstand a steady diet of MREs without losing their positive outlook.
>>40890047Contains neither buffalo, nor chicken.
>>40885035Marines are the grown up version of those kids that kept eating the glue in class.
>>40890358Go look at what Japs eat as civilians, or in garrison.>rice>curry>more rice>pickled veggies>more riceAsians have one of the least diverse diets of any people on the planet.
>>40891236That's why they don't get cancer when they smoke two packs of cigarrettes a day for 50 years.
>>40884951Only the shitty ones.
>>40890154>they are a morale booster.no they are not. nothing like being the last team to get up to the MRE boxes and there is nothing left but 3 beef steaks and a veggie omelet t. 11B OIF invasion and OIF II
>>40885079Steve eats interesting rations when he feels like it. He doesn’t eat the same 24 meals for months on end. Also he has a clean area with lots of space and the ability to cleanly boil water. It doesn’t compare
>>40886410This legitimately made me lose respect for Steve. $10 a month for a p38 can opener and messaging privelges.
>>40886410lol, he has a meme page.
do marines enjoy lunchables?
>>40891417Because of how fucky it is with its algorithms and risk-free copyright perjury, pretty much all but the absolute top tier of youtubers need alternate revenue models.
>>40889074dafuq is that, 4tumbler?
>>408915634chan X, philistine.
Wow Steve’s a faggot
Post god tier MREs>Beef patty maple flavor>chilimac
>>40892718>Post god tier MREsThe heroin one is pretty good
>>40885593He looks like Ian's inbred meth-addicted cousin.
>>40884951>vegetable "omelet">VomeletOf course the awful ones do, but a good one, like >Southwest Beef and Beans>Shredded Beef in Barbecue>Chili macaronithey will be good until the man gets menu fatigueSo, basically what >>40891263 said
Those disgusting omelets were always demoralizing. I used to give them to someone who could actually stomach them and eat the rest of the shit in the damn thing. The cinnamon sugar squares are actually pretty good, as well as the dried berries. Could be wrong, haven't had a military grade MRE in years
>>40891619Not him but looks like some faggot reddit reply shit, have had 4chan x and turned it off years ago
>>40891281If you're not first you're last BITCH
>>40891417Patreon is basically donation to youtubers so I get it, there isn't a lot of things he can provide to his audience in return just by nature of his channel material so I just see it as voluntary donations with a little bonus
>>40885593are you blind and using voice-to-text to browse 4chan?are you just listening to steve for his sultry and commanding voice?
>>40884951At home, sometimes I tryhard to make pretty good food and then package it up so it looks like an MRE, and then eat it. >mmmm what a very good MREIs this autistic to do? No one knows I do this
>>40885421Im surprised how few people in tgis thread have been able ti rewire tgeir brains like you have. I dis it to, live MREs IMPs and everything in between, just gotta use heat and your brain. I swear people who get disappointed eating two cold entrees at nigbt with no heat and no hot sauce, not consuming any of the items with fiber, and then being disappointed when toy shit out coal and blood. Every time I eat mres I enjoy them. But ill consume crackers and peanut butter when im busy so I can take a minute to a deacent warm meal when I get a minute. Then I wrap that fuking badboy in the heater, inside the entree box, inside a sustainment pouch on my rucl or anywhere well insulated. If my MRE isn't as hot as lava it means it's cold befoe I even finish half. Fuck it, wall of text with no lieas.
>>40893243That doesn't answer the fucking question.
>>40893396Do you have brain damage?
>>40891210>>40890047Does contain a helpful amount of baby vomit though.
>>40885035Exactly, gods cum
There are a few of them that are actually delicious and I hate it. Specifically the morning sausage, it tastes so good but smells exactly like fucking wet cat food.
>>40884951I eat them for fun, but they’d probably get old eventually.
>>40884951It depends on how hungry you are. If you're getting sick of having warm food then not you're very hungry yet.
>>40884951Ate them for a couple weeks during MCT (marine combat training) they arent bad but after eating them everyday for a bit they can get old quick.
>>40896872I'm not sure if it's still in circulation, but the "rib" patty one was pretty good if you heated it. It wasn't bad cold, but the gelatinous globs of fat(?) Was pretty gross texturally.
>>40896966Yeah it's still in circulation, the fat bits almost made me puke one time as I was eating it in the dark, and didnt expect my mouth to be full of gelatin.
>>40885006No it's not. That is a veggie omlete.And yes op it can. Ate them for 7 months straight. We took eventually to slaughter our own goats and chickens
>>40885120Veggie burger with a spare cheese spread. It's only worth it if you have the downtime to put it all together, but it was the best MRE, hands-down.Although, I did a training cycle at Ft Polk around '12 or so, and somehow my unit was flush with spare Kosher meals. I ate my first one solely because there was no other choice, but I started hunting those fuckers down after that. It was like someone took an MRE and put real food in it. I almost considered converting.
>>40884951probably but its nothing compared to an empty stomach
>>40884951>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?MRE/IPMs are fantastic, compare them to what armies have had to eat (or not eat) for all of history
Do I really need to go by the expiration dates on MRE? Seems like they’d still be good long after the date.
>>40884951I liked Veggie Omelette. Lower cal and good on protein
I got me a case of MREs menu A for nugget fest next month, what should I look forward to/avoid?
>>40897040Armies of old would eat real food cooked by real men, not machine processed factory scraps. Even the roman legion would eat better then what is served in an mre.
>>40884951>"Alright boys, time to get your MRE's">Literally nothing but months worth of vomletsAdmit it, you'd frag yourself
>>40897094Most of the stuff in there will still be fine after the expiration dates, but you need to make sure. Powders shouldn't be packed hard, for example, and if they are, they're probably bad.
>>40900000>Free DVDA DVD of what?
>>40900000quint of truth
>>40900000The quints have spoken
>>40900000Well with that many digits to check, you're getting constipation whether you eat the MREs or not. Might as well go for it, at this point.
>>40884951>Pulled Pork IMP>>>>>>>>>>literally any MREI was astonished. It was so fucking good.
>>40884951Not at all. Polish MRE's are amazing. Canned bigos in them is god tier food.
>>40900000Well, I guess I better start preparing for the pain
>>40884951>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?Yes. I would rather have radiation stabilized tubes of apple sauce with mineral and protein enrichment than to eat that. By the way, why the fuck aren't we sterilizing MRE's with radiation? (yes I know that it is only a mild improvement over traditional pasteurization)Also, why aren't we just putting freeze dried pizza into MRE's and then just including a special 'hot beverage' bag with a pizza fill-line for dehydrating? Don't give me that "you would need water" excuse, MRE's assume you already have water; in-fact they assume you have enough water to water some. And, eating beverage powders dry and cereals/muesli is just as unpleasant as eating dry freeze dried pizza would be. Just supplement it with a wet dessert or side.
>>40885032>I like to ruin perfectly good cheese spread with jalapenosNo, you move.
>>40900000ONLY IF YOU DON'T HYDRATE, BOOT
>>40884959oh my sides. this is so true.
>>40897004the veggie omlete was the best one retard, and it had the best sides.
>>40885235Imagine trying to take a horse dildo in your ass with no lube
>>40885034>saltine the fuck out of your mouthMy dude
>>40885235It can easily be mitigated, but that requires some intelligence.
People who hate on the MRE veggie omelet probably aren't old enough to have encountered the T-ration omelet with bacon and cheese. The veggie omelet was a distinct improvement over that.
>>40892718Pork patty.>discontinued in like 1988 because "kosher muh halal", still getting issued them in 2007>best eaten still-freezedried, they were crunchy like pork rinds but actually filling Didn't hurt it also came with apple sauce, crackers, and a chocolate coated sugar cookie. Oh, and supposedly cheese spread, but every one I got was so fucking beyond expiration date that the cheese spread was this crumbly block of dark-brown yuck that resembled neither cheese nor spread.
>>40900958also cheese spread doesn't even burn in a fire
>>40899841t. neverservedNobody expects you to live off MREs. You get cooked food at the DFAC.Btw everyone complaining of constipation, drinking water does very little. The water is to counter the fuckhigh amounts of sodium in each meal. You get backed up because the MREs have no fiber in them. Read the nutritional value and the back of each packet and you'll realize you get less then 10% of what you need. And almost all of it is in the crackers. Drink metamucil and you'll have no problem.
>>40901103the entire point is to not shit. you need to be plugged up because high chance you're gonna be in an area where you don't want to be caught with your pants down literally.People should not be eating MREs at all unless they're camping innawoods or actually being paid to go shoot some people.
>>40900880All the traypacks were foul as fuck though, C-rations were legit better than them.
>>40900736You're saying it from experience?
>>40902254Of course this is /k/ after all, though I will say, it is more like a normal chance than the xxl
>>40900515>why the fuck aren't we sterilizing MRE's with radiation?I'd imagine that sterilizing aluminized mylar packages with radiation would not work very well. It would just reflect off of the packaging.
>>40884951Jalapeno cheese is a moral booster, not killer
>>40885079After the fifth time getting botulism, you kinda stop giving a fuck.
>>40884951Only if they've been utterly ratfucked.
How was the bag nasty?None of the packaged stuff looks suspect obviously, but the caption for this pictures says "breakfast sandwiches", and I have no idea what lurks beneath that tinfoil.
>>40893496He's a phone poster, anon, and can't proofread.
>>40900515>Also, why aren't we just putting freeze dried pizza into MRE's and then just including a special 'hot beverage' bag with a pizza fill-line for dehydrating? Don't give me that "you would need water" excuse, MRE's assume you already have water; in-fact they assume you have enough water to water some. And, eating beverage powders dry and cereals/muesli is just as unpleasant as eating dry freeze dried pizza would be. Just supplement it with a wet dessert or side.Because the end result is an awful soggy mess that would make those shitty prison/school cafeteria "pizzas" look like luxury.
They're pretty moralizing for me. >a few years ago back when I was in highschool>too lazy to make sandwiches>best friend is in army cadets and gets tons of free mres>in exchange for lending him my notes when he skipped, he gave me 1 mre a day>basically ate mres every day for 2 years straight>still buy MREs as a treat even nowDog bless strawberry drink mix
>>40890289>For a few weeks, then like everything else the contempt that comes with familiarization sets in and falls in with the rest of your apathetic tendencies.>For a few weeks, then (it becomes beneath consideration with no feeling of interest, enthusiasm, or concern)I wonder what it's like to be so illiterate?
>>40890136Pain is French for bread.
>>40899841>oh boy guys, hard tack and salt beef again guys! :DDD
>>40886914He was my platoon sgt. B TRP 1-89 CAV
>>40900812How much intelligence does it really take to drink fucking water?
>>40902833he got it once, from a ration that wasn't over date for a change
>>40884951>Do you think MREs can have a demoralizing effect?No, but starvation will do the trick.
>>40885006Ah, a man of superior integrity and culture like myself. I remember trading like a merchant with others until I got 7 packets, I felt like the richest man in the world.
>>40900000And the Lord hath said...
>>40884951Russian and Ukrainian MREs are pretty good, unlike NATOs
>>40885162>>40885207Jesus Christ people are stupid. How people could object to such a simple sentence is beyond me.
>>40904452A week ago was on firefighting training. Out bag nasty was a single egg, a box of cereal and a pastry. That's it. Was fucking stupid.
I've bought and eaten british, german and US mres while hunting.And I got demoralized by the portion sizes in most cases, havent had anything I could describe as bad tasting so far.>Then again I am 6'3, 250lbs of unfit fatass,I felt as if the MRE portions were barely enough to get me energized enough to the next meal, and I was just hunting and fishing, nothing as physically taxing as what soldiers go trough.And if I caught fish, I usually had that on top of the MRE portions.But if I packed enough food to keep my hunger 100% satisfied, I would be even more demoralized by all the extra weight/volume I would have to carry.The thought of carrying anything extra seems manageable at first, but after a day or two of trekking it becomes a larger issue than anticipated.
>>40907513If you ever have the good Fortune to be staged at a calfire ic grab all the "5lb"s you can, they pack the shit out of those things, easily 10lbs+ of dope munchies. Couldn't even finish mine by nightfall.
>>40884951As I was saying with my original post >>40908145 since they banned my iptheyre moralizing especially when they gave us these FSR's mid-deployment in 09 to afghaniland in lieu of regular ass mres. We did talk about them for a few days ain't gonna lie....anything to get the troops to get their mind off the mental rut that war becomes >>40900000Chk'd
>>40901922Indeed. Only one that was even vaguely OK was the coffee cake.
>>40900000You look like you need to hydrate.
>>40905501You'd be surprised.
>>40884951In around 1900s to 1970s Combat rations have significant demoralizing effect.As for MREs not very much some are good and some are below average.Note: Unless one of Combat ration is all sugary stuffs then you're in luck.
>>40884951Am I the only one who genuinely enjoys MREs? Whenever going innawoods in winter for some LARP faggotry / SHTF practice I bring a meal, usually the manwich, and theyre good as hell imo. Im sure if youre out on the field they taste like heaven or at least "nice."
>>40892758Other way around, Ian looks like the faggot cousin that's always going on about "white supremacists".
>>40905048yanqui brainlets and faggot ontarians will never understand this
>>40885035Americans are so consumed by memes that they will enjoy any food that has a meme status.see also: deep dish pizza, kraft cheese, and cincinnati spaghetti
Statistically proven to increase moral when compared to starvation.
>>40909297Don't talk shit about kraft mac
>>40885120asian beef > pesto pasta > everything elsey'all are ignoring the fact that SNACKS make the MRE, not the main meal itself
>>40893396thank you for your service
>>40893381it is, but as long as no one finds out do it to your hearts content anon.
>>40909276I bet this was written after clickable reply links were added. For long time it just had the numbers of the post that was replied to, you had to either remember numbers or crtl+f to find what they were replying to.
>>40910777>Start visiting 4chan at the end of 2005>Distinctly remember clickable reply linksI thought clickable reply links was one of the first changes Moot made to 2chan.
>>40910886You're right, that other guy is a dumbass.
>>40885090Chilli Mac always has skittles>pog here, I would know
>>40900812>filenamefucking KEK my sides are GONE
>>40890154>pogueyup you sure are infantry alright
>>40900000U L T R AC H E C K E D
>>40912928>>40910886Different anon here. I remember the replys were not clickable for a few years after i started lurking and i have not been here for 14 years.
So, is it time to start posting MRE stories?
>>40885235Just chew and swallow the gum.
>>40912928>>40914501I was mistaken. Clickable reply links was one of the first changes Snacks made to the site along with Image replies in 2004>August 15 - 4chan changes its board software to a "super-hacked" version of Futallaby coded mostly by W.T. Snacks. It contains many new features such as replying with an image, hiding posts, the Name and E-mail fields, displaying image names and sizes, and linking to other posts by adding a >> next to the post number. Tripcodes were also added to /f/.>http://tanasinn.info/wiki/Complete_History_of_4chanAlso, where can I get Flameless Ration Heaters for making Curry and Rice MREs with prepackaged curry and rice?
>>40914809>Just chew and swallowThat's what he said.
>>40914813Is there such thing as 4chan nostalgia? Because that's hitting me hard.
>>40907765Yea that's what they do here in Oregon for actual fires. We got cucked, instead of contracting food out through brought five assholes from HQ to cook for us. We got MREs and glorified boiled MREs the whole time we were there.
>>40915217That sounds good enough.
>>40904877Oh boy mom you sure know how to hydrate a pizza...
>>40909297The Midwest was a mistake. Those bologna and mayo sandwich eaters need to be gassed.
>>40890101I’ve had it. It was decent. I just ate the patty and guzzled the syrup, it just worked.
>>40884959So accurate. In the military, especially infantry, you develop a bored sort of contempt for pretty much everything. MREs, rucks, staff NCOs, officers, non-infantry, having to do literally anything...the list goes on
>>40890101To me it was an odd combo but a decent MRE. I liked making PBJs a lot weirdly enough. Never liked the cheese spread
>>40914689God its been awhile since I'd read that one. So well written and funny
>>40884959The world youre looking for is complacency, not contempt.
they should put cigars in MRE.
>>40919476They used to put cigarrettes in there until the 60s I believe.
>>40900694>the veggie omlete was the best one retardThere's always that deranged motherfucker that likes these things.
>>40890292I felt like a fucking toddler when they handed me this stupid fucking shit
>>40900000glory to the /k/ube
I work at a place where we keep people and their diets consist of mainly rice and beans with lettuce and dressing and rando mystery meat or fish for weeks on end. Nothing is salted but salt is provided Salt becomes a luxury and bartering item by the end of the month. Before next delivery. I've had yhr food gor about a week straight as we are alowed to eat free. It really made me rethink my preps and winded up adding canned meats, veg seeds and tons of dry and sealed spices and oils. When you see someone get beaten senseless over a pinch of salt the psychological effects of monotony are hilarious
>>40909297deep dish pizza is delicious you fucking heathen
>>40900694That is LITERALLY the worst MRE, troll.
>>40920621Long after that. Late 70s/early 80s. Basically right up until the current format of MRE.>now wondering when they stopped putting matches in them
>>40900694What the fuck.
>>40909297Kill yourself you degenerate eastcoaster.
>>40909122try eating vomlits instead.
>>40910777Replies have been clickable for as long as I can remember. The article is from may 10 2018, so it was after we got hover previews, reply links, and (you)s anyway.
>>40884951As opposed to starvation?
Do you ever get MREs in the Navy? I'm joining soon and I'm autistic so I really like food that is predetermined, prepackaged, and individually wrapped.
>>40924724You're on a ship most of the time with dedicated kitchen staff. Think about it.
>>40924724Navy and Air force never need MREs because of their naturepick anything else if you want them
I buy the latest MRE every 2 years. Comes out to usually $140 for 24 out of A & B pack. $5.83 a meal with heater pack is a pretty good deal if and when I'll ever need them.I've had MREs in the military, let me say they are NOT my first choice meal. They are a solid option though. I do have mountain house as well but as said above, not my first set of options but there if needed.
>>40914813I have a ton of extra FRH sitting a bin, do you want some of them?
>>40915930Anybody doing that is a freak anywhere you brainlet coastie. Don't come to my state or I'll stand my ground.
>>40924724There's food on the ship, completely variable on replenishments or port visits. If it's been a while, the food quality will slip. Food is generally not that great, made by over worked 18 black kids.
>>40924724only ever had to eat MRE once on a shipi don't remember exactly why, but there was just a giant pile of mre where the food normally was
>>40910030Sing it brother! Pesto pasta is bomb gotta love the sugar cookies and the cinnamon bun or apple turnover!
>>40926194Lol, the fuck?