Going for Army Officer Internship but Looking to Ultimately Join the Royal Marines - Placement Thoughts?

2022.01.22 08:03 JamesBlond1999 Going for Army Officer Internship but Looking to Ultimately Join the Royal Marines - Placement Thoughts?

Good morning all,
I've posted a few times here and gotten some excellent input, so cheers again for all that.
I had my AIB attempt in October and failed to pass by 2 marks (easy ones to have picked up as well, I merely needed to change where I emphasised my aspects of leadership and teamwork - could have done it - but water under the bridge now). I have been told by the Capt. in charge of coaching me for AIB that there could still be a shot at September 2022 entry if there are places on the new OSCs that have come into operation. A shot of good news, for sure, but I'm not going to put all my eggs in that proverbial basket.
As it stands right now I'm coming out the back end of the Army's medical labyrinth. RGMD paperwork came back with only a mention of childhood asthma being unexpected (age 4, been entirely clear since and no inhalers etc.). Considering I totally passed the Royal Navy's medical I'm optimistic for the same result for the Army. I've applied for their Army Officer Internship scheme, which is a year-long commission after going to Sandhurst. After which you have the option of going regular, reserve or leaving entirely.
My first choice, where my heart was and still is set upon, is the Royal Marines. Not to say I wouldn't have a blast in the Army as an officer, I'm sure I would. My reasons for going for the Corps first are many, and I won't get into them here. My plan as it stands is to (fingers crossed) secure entry into RMAS this October, learn soldiering and leadership skills there, have a cracking time at my year-long posting and then take what I have gained and learned and return to the Royal Marines and try get in as an officer there. If for whatever reason that was not possible or did not work out, I'd love to work with a regiment that works closely with the Royal Marines so I could do the Combined Arms Commando Course and earn the Green Beret.
It is at this point we arrive at my question: on the premise that I do manage to get into Sandhurst for this October, what cap badges/regiments would the Royal Marines look most favourably upon if I was to come back to them after doing this internship and put my foot forward? My initial speculation would be units that are most strenuous/difficult, like the Paras or the Gurkhas.
As a bit of background context: I am a current Masters student (one year, finishing up by the end of August this year), I will be 23 as of June this year and I'm currently in the holding troop at my local RMR - but we have gotten news that the RROP will be in March.
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2022.01.22 08:03 Blacky-Noir Why a lot of games are scored at 7/10, and other score considerations

That's very basic stuff, but after reading a lot of problematic reasoning and talking with a decent amount of people who missed it, maybe it's useful. For some. Maybe.
So, why a lot of games are scored at 7/10 or in the 70s/100?

Hence, 7/10 games are quite common. Because the scoring range is so compacted.
Final consideration: % scores aren't grades. Like Rotten Tomatoes for movies, or Steam reviews, if a product is a 5.6/10 for everyone that product will get a 100% positive reviews. If it's a 5.4/10 for everyone, that product will get a 0% positive reviews. That % is not a grade, it's a percentage of positive and negative reviews, there's no finesse of grading.
Which doesn't mean it's bad. I find Steam reviews % personally useful (as one bit of information) before purchasing. Just remember, it's not the same thing. A highly unique and original game for example will be divisive, and could be a 0/10 or a 10/10 for you just depending on how your tastes and mood click with that game.
PS: I'm not defending anyone, or advocating for anything. I personally would do things differently, especially in the presentation. Just explaining very basic math stuff.
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