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Joe Chi Minh Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-11-06 01:31 PM
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22. A very sad story, octafish. For Eddie Slovik and his wife.
Edited on Tue Jul-11-06 01:38 PM by KCabotDullesMarxIII
But cheer up, he could have been used as a guinea pig to study the effects of radiation or some hideous drug or cocktail of drugs, since servicemen in both our countries seem to have been a favored group for that purpose.
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  -Soldiers executed for "cowardice"... Bigmack  Jul-11-06 11:39 AM   #0 
  - Most of the neo-cons would say,  Freedom_from_Chains   Jul-11-06 11:47 AM   #1 
  - Yes, they would say that...  SteppingRazor   Jul-11-06 11:49 AM   #2 
     - You got that right!!!! LOL  Freedom_from_Chains   Jul-11-06 12:30 PM   #15 
  - Should read, "Soldiers executed for acting sensibly".  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jul-11-06 11:52 AM   #3 
  - Amen to that! The way in WWI soldiers would charge out of the  raccoon   Jul-11-06 11:58 AM   #7 
  - The Kinks had this one nailed  warrens   Jul-11-06 11:53 AM   #4 
  - Watch "Black Adder Goes Forth" (IV) for ripping satire on this subject  Swamp Rat   Jul-11-06 11:53 AM   #5 
  - Wasn't sure if you got that or not. in the USA.  edwardlindy   Jul-11-06 12:01 PM   #8 
  - Yes, and many many other British comedies.  Swamp Rat   Jul-11-06 12:10 PM   #9 
     - Send for the Witchsmeller Swamp Rat!  Octafish   Jul-11-06 12:20 PM   #12 
        - I can't say which is my favorite episode...  Swamp Rat   Jul-11-06 12:26 PM   #13 
           - That was HUGH! Also Robbie Coltrane, if memory serves.  Octafish   Jul-11-06 12:36 PM   #17 
              - "OHHH! ... That PROVES it!"  Swamp Rat   Jul-11-06 01:16 PM   #20 
  - Gen. Melchett portrayed the perfect BFEE chickehawk turd.  Octafish   Jul-11-06 12:16 PM   #10 
     - Stephen Fry was also great as the Duke of Wellington  Swamp Rat   Jul-11-06 12:20 PM   #11 
     - Captain Darling...  Bigmack   Jul-11-06 07:42 PM   #29 
  - I remember on a TV programme a chaplain saying that a  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jul-11-06 11:53 AM   #6 
  - This guy knew what to do with 'British' soldiers...  deaniac21   Jul-11-06 12:27 PM   #14 
     - Who would that be deaniac? Robert the Bruce?  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jul-11-06 12:31 PM   #16 
        - William Wallace  deaniac21   Jul-11-06 12:49 PM   #19 
           - Oh, I thought so at first, but thought I saw a crown.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jul-11-06 01:25 PM   #21 
  - A certain class of American is eligible for execution.  Octafish   Jul-11-06 12:48 PM   #18 
  - A very sad story, octafish. For Eddie Slovik and his wife.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jul-11-06 01:31 PM   #22 
     - Eddie Slovik was killed to make an  calico1   Jul-11-06 01:34 PM   #23 
        - A French minister was imprisoned not so many years ago for  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Jul-11-06 02:04 PM   #25 
  - And yet  genie_weenie   Jul-11-06 02:03 PM   #24 
  - Shades of Kubrick's "Paths of Glory" - RENT IT, WATCH IT.  NoodleyAppendage   Jul-11-06 02:09 PM   #26 
  - I recall George Carlin's commentary.  Geoff R. Casavant   Jul-11-06 05:37 PM   #27 
  - Very sad  Raine   Jul-11-06 06:37 PM   #28 

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