Back in the mid to late 80's, there was talk of creating a unified military, where there was no Army, Navy, Air Force or Marines. Just one military service that encompassed everything. With the merging of the <a href="http://www.globalaffairs.org/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=5599" target="blank">Naval and Marine Air Wings</a> this could be a test to see if a larger merger could actually work. Putting service rivalry and traditions aside, do you think an all emcompassing military service would work? Why or why not?