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ooglymoogly Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 05:48 PM
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uppityperson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 05:50 PM
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1. Enola straight.
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Skink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 05:50 PM
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2. Little Boy
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uppityperson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 05:56 PM
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3. Tibbets
Edited on Sat Jan-29-05 05:58 PM by uppityperson
mispelling corrected
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oneighty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 05:57 PM
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4. Hiroshima
God blinked and the Devil laughed.

180
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Nitrogenica Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:00 PM
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5. Perhaps a kind Republican Senator can introduce a Bill
to change this Historic airplanes name to the "Enola Happy"
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uppityperson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:00 PM
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6. almost 60 yrs
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bryant69 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:00 PM
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7. Early song by OMD
Pretty good song.

Was that what you were going for?

Bryant
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UdoKier Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:21 PM
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8. The vehicle
by which America's worst -ever act of terrorism and mass murder was delivered.
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Retired AF Dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 08:01 AM
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11. I don't know about that
I would have to think the fire bombings of Tokyo that killed more people was worse.
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pres2032 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 10:23 AM
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15. so you rather had us invade Japan?
costing us a million lives and AT LEAST five million japanese lives??? dropping the atomic bomb was horrific, i don't deny that, but it saved millions more lives.
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Heyo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:42 PM
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9. Bock's Car
Fat Man

Heyo
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Jack_DeLeon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-05 06:51 PM
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10. Just about ended the war.
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blondeatlast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 08:06 AM
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12. My mom probably helped build that plane.
She was a true "Rosie the Riveter."
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Dark Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 08:43 AM
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13. BOOM!
Edited on Sun Jan-30-05 08:43 AM by Dark
:nuke:
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rockymountaindem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 10:19 AM
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14. Named for Col. Paul Tibbets' mother, Gay.
"Enola" is alone spelled backwards.
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