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RoyGBiv Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-29-05 03:12 AM
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30. Not a lemon-sucker ...

That's a myth based on a kernel of truth.

Also, just for clarity, his command after his death was essentially split into two units, although it was actually a complete reogranization that had been in the planning stages since the previous Fall. Greatly simplified, there just weren't any commanders Lee considered good enough to take on the task of commanding a third corps-sized unit until he was forced by circumstances to make such a choice.

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  -The REAL God Warrior: Stonewall Jackson ForrestGump  Dec-28-05 12:50 AM   #0 
  - If you're interested ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:00 AM   #1 
  - No, I really don't want to get you started  ForrestGump   Dec-28-05 01:14 AM   #3 
  - Lang was exceptional ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:18 AM   #9 
  - I was surprised by Lang's fine performance as well...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:17 AM   #7 
  - The book trilogy is a wonderful read...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:08 AM   #2 
  - It's not a trilogy...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:15 AM   #4 
  - None taken...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:25 AM   #12 
     - I should re-phrase ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:39 AM   #16 
        - Wow...That's quite a story!  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:46 AM   #18 
           - I know people ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 02:01 AM   #19 
           - A pic ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 02:23 AM   #20 
              - We wondered about that the last time we were there!  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 05:28 PM   #23 
                 - Yes ... Pitzer Woods  RoyGBiv   Dec-29-05 02:50 AM   #27 
  - I want to see  ForrestGump   Dec-28-05 01:16 AM   #6 
     - Funny thing is ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:23 AM   #11 
     - I WAS a bit concerned about chipmunk cruelty  ForrestGump   Dec-28-05 01:29 AM   #13 
     - Absolutely ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-28-05 01:43 AM   #17 
     - A chipmunk?  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:35 AM   #15 
     - That's why I'm pretty touchy about preserving such sites...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-28-05 01:33 AM   #14 
  - His horse Traveller...the best ever  wildhorses   Dec-28-05 01:16 AM   #5 
  - His movie horse was pretty nice,  ForrestGump   Dec-28-05 01:17 AM   #8 
     - I know the movie got panned but I loved it  wildhorses   Dec-28-05 01:19 AM   #10 
  - I think in that first pic he's impersonating Napoleon  sasquatch   Dec-28-05 02:38 AM   #21 
  - being a southerner by birth  hfojvt   Dec-28-05 04:44 AM   #22 
  - and a military genius!  GalleryGod   Dec-28-05 07:34 PM   #24 
  - he was actually quite cultured for the day,  ragin_acadian   Dec-28-05 09:18 PM   #25 
  - ...Another interesting tidbit about Stonewall..he sucked on lemons;  AzDar   Dec-28-05 10:10 PM   #26 
  - Well, he didn't acquire them...  RoyGBiv   Dec-29-05 03:08 AM   #29 
  - "Ole Blue Light"  GrpCaptMandrake   Dec-29-05 03:07 AM   #28 
  - Not a lemon-sucker ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-29-05 03:12 AM   #30 
  - The kernel was verified by the old folks hereabouts  GrpCaptMandrake   Dec-29-05 03:23 AM   #31 
     - Kernels ...  RoyGBiv   Dec-29-05 09:13 AM   #33 
  - We're Sorry, Okay?  patriotvoice   Dec-29-05 03:54 PM   #34 
  - Yup, an incredibly racist dude, who rarely listened to his commanders  LostinVA   Dec-29-05 08:18 AM   #32 
 

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