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Patriot_Spear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-05-03 10:42 AM
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1. Everyone's heard the story- but did it really happen?
A colleague of mine, whose field of concetration is the Viet Nam War, says he has never been able substantiate this incident.

Did you know someone who this really happened too?

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  -re: the anti troop posts here do you still believe we weren't spat on? Mountainman  Nov-05-03 10:31 AM   #0 
  - Everyone's heard the story- but did it really happen?  Patriot_Spear   Nov-05-03 10:42 AM   #1 
  - Yes, me but let's not start that flame war again.  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 10:46 AM   #4 
  - Wow, what a shitty thing to do to a Soldier.  Patriot_Spear   Nov-05-03 10:50 AM   #6 
  - Yes I will give you my email address PM me  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 10:53 AM   #7 
  - "The Spitting Image: Myth , Memory, and Legacy of Vietnam"  jonnyblitz   Nov-05-03 12:55 PM   #26 
  - Yes. I do.  Selwynn   Nov-05-03 10:55 AM   #9 
     - If you don't mind...  Patriot_Spear   Nov-05-03 11:01 AM   #11 
  - I am not anti-troop but interested...  VLC98   Nov-05-03 10:43 AM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-05-03 10:46 AM   #3 
  - "Grow up." ?!?  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 10:48 AM   #5 
     - And Me  Racenut20   Nov-05-03 10:55 AM   #8 
     - Propaganda. I was there. We were Pro-troop  NoKingGeorge   Nov-05-03 11:01 AM   #12 
        - I was there also  G_j   Nov-05-03 11:39 AM   #15 
     - He's just pointing out that these"generalization"  haymaker   Nov-05-03 11:06 AM   #13 
     - Wow, me right wing?Never.  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 11:50 AM   #16 
     - I apologise  Bandit   Nov-05-03 11:53 AM   #17 
        - No problem here. I got over it long time ago  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 12:03 PM   #20 
  - This "we" was NEVER spat on.  Ernesto   Nov-05-03 10:59 AM   #10 
  - I was at many anti-Vietnam demos  jonoboy   Nov-05-03 11:15 AM   #14 
  - Hey where'd ya go Mm.?  BeFree   Nov-05-03 11:58 AM   #18 
  - I think that in a way this is a new kind of war. The troops are victims  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 12:12 PM   #21 
     - Soldiers  drfemoe   Nov-05-03 12:30 PM   #23 
     - I have to disagree with a statement you made  Bandit   Nov-05-03 12:44 PM   #25 
     - The Troops are always the victims  BeFree   Nov-05-03 12:32 PM   #24 
  - Fine, they spat on you, and therefore all anti-war people are shit  knowledgeispower   Nov-05-03 12:00 PM   #19 
  - Man I really didn't comunicate to you at all, I thank God for your kind!  Mountainman   Nov-05-03 12:22 PM   #22 
     - Sorry to jump down your throat  knowledgeispower   Nov-05-03 12:57 PM   #27 
  - Spitting on Troops  dreissig   Nov-05-03 02:31 PM   #28 
  - Republican/pro-Nixon anti-war protestors? (n/t)  w4rma   Nov-05-03 02:34 PM   #29 
  - I'll bet it was a rare event, now being exaggerated...  Scott Lee   Nov-05-03 04:17 PM   #30 

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