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JohnKleeb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-30-06 07:38 PM
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13. Whats ultimately sad is how many WWII vets die each day
Its part of life but its quite sad, to see such a great generation like that gradually falling away, their sacrifaces though were among the bravest the nation has ever seen though.
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  -WWII movie geeks - A Bridge Too Far, starting now on AMC! GOPisEvil  Mar-30-06 07:04 PM   #0 
  - Oooh I'd watch it  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:07 PM   #1 
  - A largely forgotten piece of the war.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:08 PM   #2 
     - Its probably because it was Germany's last real victory that it is forgot  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:14 PM   #3 
        - I read the book by Cornelius Ryan when I was younger.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:18 PM   #4 
           - I have the book but like too many of my books I just havent read it yet  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:21 PM   #5 
              - I didn't hear of that movie. Sounds interesting.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:26 PM   #6 
                 - Flags of our Fathers is about Iwo Jima  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:30 PM   #7 
                 - I'll add that to my reading list.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:32 PM   #9 
                    - No problem  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:34 PM   #11 
                       - Amazing. They accomplished so much.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:35 PM   #12 
                          - Whats ultimately sad is how many WWII vets die each day  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:38 PM   #13 
                             - Thanks to the good works of guys like Ambrose, at least their words  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:40 PM   #15 
                                - Yeah Ambrose really did a great service for the country  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:42 PM   #17 
                                   - Band of Brothers is excellent.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:44 PM   #18 
                                      - Yep  JohnKleeb   Mar-30-06 07:45 PM   #21 
                 - They say it was spared.  texas1928   Mar-30-06 07:45 PM   #20 
                    - I need to get over to NO.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:48 PM   #22 
  - I LOVE that movie  progmom   Mar-30-06 07:30 PM   #8 
  - I wonder why.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:32 PM   #10 
  - Ah, well...too early for me.  djeseru   Mar-30-06 07:38 PM   #14 
  - I'm sure it will be replayed, if you're interested.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:41 PM   #16 
     - Not if I'm watching King Kong!  djeseru   Mar-30-06 07:45 PM   #19 
        - and your newfangled TV box.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:49 PM   #23 
           - Like I even know what all the buttons do!  djeseru   Mar-30-06 07:54 PM   #24 
              - But the remote control is impressive!  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 07:58 PM   #25 
                 - And if I have five remotes?  djeseru   Mar-30-06 08:03 PM   #26 
                    - As a gadget-loving guy, I must worship you.  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 08:03 PM   #27 
                       - Wow! You're so much fun!  djeseru   Mar-30-06 08:10 PM   #28 
                          - Benefits?  GOPisEvil   Mar-30-06 08:12 PM   #29 
                             - :blush:  djeseru   Mar-30-06 08:16 PM   #30 
  - It's one of the best of the "Massive Epic" war movies  long_green   Mar-30-06 08:38 PM   #31 

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