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November 11th, 2014 at 3:31:58 AM permalink
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting war. - Mark Twain

I salute and thank all my fellow veterans on this Veteran's Day.
Many people, especially ignorant people, want to punish you for speaking the truth. - Mahatma Ghandi
FatGeezus
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November 11th, 2014 at 6:50:13 AM permalink
Quote: 1BB

Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting war. - Mark Twain

I salute and thank all my fellow veterans on this Veteran's Day.



Same to you.

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chickenman
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November 11th, 2014 at 7:38:36 AM permalink
Quote: 1BB

Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting war. - Mark Twain

I salute and thank all my fellow veterans on this Veteran's Day.

Same to you and us all. Thanx for the Mark Twin quote, don't recall seeing that one before.

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1st Air Cav '69 - '70
rxwine
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November 11th, 2014 at 12:39:40 PM permalink
While more appropriate for Memorial Day, I may not come across the picture again.

One person's freedom is another person's annoying crap.
rudeboyoi
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November 11th, 2014 at 2:18:47 PM permalink
Was WW2 the last war where we weren't the aggressor?
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November 11th, 2014 at 2:20:52 PM permalink
Quote: rudeboyoi

Was WW2 the last war where we weren't the aggressor?



I think many would argue the War in Afghanistan would qualify.
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rudeboyoi
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November 11th, 2014 at 2:34:33 PM permalink
Quote: Face

I think many would argue the War in Afghanistan would qualify.



What's the argument there?
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November 11th, 2014 at 3:00:34 PM permalink
Quote: rudeboyoi

What's the argument there?



bin Laden attacked, so we attacked him back. Pearl Harbor : WWII as 9/11 : Afgan War.
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rudeboyoi
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November 11th, 2014 at 3:08:31 PM permalink
Quote: Face

bin Laden attacked, so we attacked him back. Pearl Harbor : WWII as 9/11 : Afgan War.



Say a few random Americans went up and destroyed some buildings in Canada, would our country as a whole be the aggressor?
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November 11th, 2014 at 3:14:03 PM permalink
Quote: rudeboyoi

What's the argument there?



The topic is the Travelling Vietnam Memorial Wall, Mkay

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