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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-05-08 05:41 PM
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22. Please get it right
That's MAVRICK in Republican. :D
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  -They called McVAIN "Top Gun" followed by repeated .... happydreams  Sep-05-08 02:38 PM   #0 
  - Tom Cruise only lost one plane.  MrCoffee   Sep-05-08 02:39 PM   #1 
  - I thought the Tom Cruise character  Blue_In_AK   Sep-05-08 02:40 PM   #2 
  - Couldn't have been.  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Sep-05-08 02:45 PM   #4 
     - Good point.  Blue_In_AK   Sep-05-08 02:48 PM   #5 
     - ROFL!  happydreams   Sep-05-08 02:50 PM   #8 
  - What's the etiquette of calling him "Top Gun"  SteelPenguin   Sep-05-08 02:45 PM   #3 
  - Well, at the very least, he'd have to actually be a fighter pilot.  speedoo   Sep-05-08 02:49 PM   #6 
  - it's my understanding that strike fighter pilots do attend  SteelPenguin   Sep-05-08 02:52 PM   #9 
  - Having known some Vietnam era Navy pilots, I'm sure that ...  speedoo   Sep-05-08 02:57 PM   #10 
  - Top Gun  Thothmes   Sep-05-08 10:08 PM   #27 
  - No, he didn't fly "bombers." He was an "attack" pilot. nt  MookieWilson   Sep-05-08 03:42 PM   #16 
     - He flew bombing missions.  speedoo   Sep-05-08 05:11 PM   #20 
        - A friend of mine was an A-7 pilot on Forrestal with McCain. "Bombers" suggests....  MookieWilson   Sep-05-08 06:05 PM   #25 
           - Right, but the MSM is always talking about him as a "fighter pilot"...  speedoo   Sep-05-08 09:53 PM   #26 
  - good question.  happydreams   Sep-05-08 02:49 PM   #7 
  - It's not correct at all. He's an attack pilot, not a fighter pilot and if he'd been a good flier..  MookieWilson   Sep-05-08 03:44 PM   #17 
  - Actually, "Reverse Ace" is the correct term.  MercutioATC   Sep-05-08 04:30 PM   #18 
     - lol ... good'un!  Bozita   Sep-05-08 04:45 PM   #19 
  - Do "top Guns" graduate in the 480'th spot out of 485? He did worse than the idiot bush  Vincardog   Sep-05-08 03:05 PM   #11 
  - Naval Air Fighter Weapons School aka Top Gun was not established until 1969,  DinahMoeHum   Sep-05-08 03:10 PM   #12 
  - As a former servicemember  hogwyld   Sep-05-08 03:12 PM   #13 
  - He also had plane sex with Goose  lame54   Sep-05-08 03:13 PM   #14 
  - Anyone got a cigarette?  JBoy   Sep-05-08 05:39 PM   #21 
  - I believe the real "Maverick" was Randy "The Dukester" Cunningham.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Sep-05-08 03:14 PM   #15 
  - Please get it right  malaise   Sep-05-08 05:41 PM   #22 
  - won't dog any Military god bless'm all!!!.. but  postmanisu   Sep-05-08 05:43 PM   #23 
  - McCain's real nickname is "Crash"  GoneOffShore   Sep-05-08 05:46 PM   #24 

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