Originally Posted by PolishMike
The problem right now is that there are dozens of applicants for each open LE position. So even though it is not an automatic dq, it only hinders you
^ unfortunately at least in SD and LA this seems to be the case. My roommate hit this issue. He tried it once in high school and never did it again but the gist was they had a glut of candidates who never did so why bother with him.