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Blue_Tires Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-30-08 09:11 AM
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12. does the French gov't NOT get sued into bankruptcy?
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  -Troops use live ammo instead of blanks whereismyparty  Jun-30-08 12:05 AM   #0 
  - Wow, it seems a civilian's life isn't worth a knickel these days.  frog92969   Jun-30-08 01:40 AM   #1 
  - Since people dont read articles, This was in France...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-30-08 03:53 AM   #2 
  - No, our military does a much better job of killing civilians...  rfranklin   Jun-30-08 04:38 AM   #3 
  - Negligent..You are looking for that word  Pavulon   Jun-30-08 05:10 PM   #32 
  - Geez, Jack.  BushDespiser12   Jun-30-08 08:30 AM   #9 
  - BBC says they'd done it 5 times with blanks already  muriel_volestrangler   Jun-30-08 05:43 AM   #4 
  - General Patton said it best:  hokies4ever   Jun-30-08 06:04 AM   #5 
  - But I'd rather have the French resistance behind me than anyone  readmoreoften   Jun-30-08 07:05 AM   #6 
  - I'm with you  fascisthunter   Jun-30-08 09:12 AM   #13 
  - Except that Patton never said it.  14thColony   Jun-30-08 08:21 AM   #8 
  - Why spoil it for him?  tuckessee   Jun-30-08 08:37 AM   #10 
     - True  14thColony   Jun-30-08 02:16 PM   #18 
  - Do you know that the founder of your nation, George Washington surrendered to the French ?  Flagg   Jun-30-08 04:38 PM   #27 
  - One almost has to think this was deliberate.  TheMadMonk   Jun-30-08 07:47 AM   #7 
  - What would the French SF have to gain ?  ohio2007   Jun-30-08 08:44 AM   #11 
     - I really have no idea. Though it would appear that only one...  TheMadMonk   Jun-30-08 05:04 PM   #30 
        - I would bet it was in a kill house  Pavulon   Jun-30-08 05:12 PM   #33 
  - does the French gov't NOT get sued into bankruptcy?  Blue_Tires   Jun-30-08 09:11 AM   #12 
  - the same way ours avoids it...?  QuestionAll   Jun-30-08 09:56 AM   #15 
  - Here's the France24 report.  bikebloke   Jun-30-08 09:30 AM   #14 
  - As much as I'd love to piss on the French military, and they truly are  DS1   Jun-30-08 10:03 AM   #16 
  - In what ways do you see them as quite pathetic?  14thColony   Jun-30-08 02:18 PM   #19 
  - Let's see  DS1   Jun-30-08 02:30 PM   #20 
     - As I say...  14thColony   Jun-30-08 04:33 PM   #25 
  - We used to have to attach adaptors to our rifles in order for them to fire blanks.  Wcross   Jun-30-08 02:47 PM   #21 
  - Blank firing adapters to help with the gas recoil  DS1   Jun-30-08 03:14 PM   #22 
     - I don't think it was lack of "punch" just the design of the rifle.  Wcross   Jun-30-08 03:21 PM   #23 
     - 'Punch' not the issue  14thColony   Jun-30-08 04:31 PM   #24 
  - This obession americans have with degrading the French military  Flagg   Jun-30-08 04:37 PM   #26 
     - Assuming people are Americans is also curable.  DS1   Jun-30-08 04:40 PM   #28 
     - Not much difference as far as French bashing is concerned...  Flagg   Jun-30-08 04:43 PM   #29 
     - It mostly comes from people  14thColony   Jun-30-08 05:38 PM   #35 
        - Agreed  Thothmes   Jun-30-08 07:32 PM   #36 
  - Don't they have BFAs?  Squatch   Jun-30-08 10:06 AM   #17 
  - Could have been an mp5  Pavulon   Jun-30-08 05:14 PM   #34 
     - I thought it was a FAMAS, which is a gas-operated 5.56x45mm...  benEzra   Jul-01-08 10:39 AM   #37 
  - Simunitions instead of blanks??  hardtravelin   Jun-30-08 05:07 PM   #31 
     - Aren't Simunitions guns modified to fire Simunitions only?  benEzra   Jul-01-08 10:40 AM   #38 

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