Hawk: Heavy Duty thinks you guys ought to stick around permanently.
Duke: So, you're asking us, right?
Ripcord: Yeah, 'cause he didn't sound like he was asking.
Duke: 'Cause you gotta be asked to join the G.I. Joes. Hawk: I'm asking.
Duke: Well, I'm in.
After Destro and the Cobra Commander have been locked up, the Joes are back at their secret training base. General Hawk is talking about welcoming Duke and Ripcord to the Joes permanently.