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Posted: 6/1/2002 6:02:46 PM EST
...you military personel.

How does someone address a supperior female officer?  Maam or sir?


Link Posted: 6/1/2002 6:11:03 PM EST

Yes, Ma'am! I am standing at attention! All of Me!
Link Posted: 6/1/2002 6:13:24 PM EST
Good question, since Hollywood seems to think officers are addressed by their ranks. It is Sir for a male and Ma'am for a female in the Army at least. I used to like to call the female officers Madam. It really pissed them off. They would then correct me that is was Ma'am to which I would reply, Ma'am is the contraction of Madam, Madam. I hated those worthless ineffectual lumps of meat in a man's uniform.
Link Posted: 6/1/2002 6:13:41 PM EST
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Link Posted: 6/1/2002 6:42:20 PM EST
i already ate her pie. non 4 you  [sex]
Link Posted: 6/1/2002 6:58:25 PM EST
hmm, in combat arms mos unit, I don't recall womenz orficers, so I couldn't say. [;D]
Link Posted: 6/1/2002 7:06:07 PM EST
In what branch would Catherine Bell be my officer?  Sign me up.
Link Posted: 6/1/2002 7:12:07 PM EST
In the USMC it is "Ma'am". If addressing a group of female officers it is "ladies". Only an idiot or bad script writer would call a woman "sir".
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