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Old 04-02-2013, 07:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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to the idiot running NK.
Your days are about to be over, and the Korean people will be free...
Unfortunately it sometimes takes action and war to deliver freedom.


Time to deliver, unfortunately another mushroom.
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to the idiot running NK.
Your days are about to be over, and the Korean people will be free...
Unfortunately it sometimes takes action and war to deliver freedom.


Time to deliver, unfortunately another mushroom.
I just hope none of our boys have to die to get them free. We've lost enough "freeing" other ungrateful people.
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We've lost enough "freeing" other ungrateful people.
The U.S. can't be the world's policeman. JMHO.
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I can only remember one country having used this horrible weapon. Up till now, South Korea has been the wisest of all in this current situation.
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I can only remember one country having used this horrible weapon.
I recall one country that would have used it had they developed it in time.
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And now China speaks: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2...main=worldblog

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That, in itself, is interesting.
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I recall one country that would have used it had they developed it in time.
Was it not used against the Japanese because the US wanted a quick surrender before the Russians could get involved?
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Was it not used against the Japanese because the US wanted a quick surrender before the Russians could get involved?
I hope you're not posing that question to a non-historian. :
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I hope you're not posing that question to a non-historian. :
I think I read it on the back of a cigarette packet sonewhere
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Was it not used against the Japanese because the US wanted a quick surrender before the Russians could get involved?

it was used to save U.S. and its allies soldier's lives, and the U.S. didn't start the war...
If for a second someone thinks that any side who got the weapon first wouldn't have used it then a reality check is in order...such is human nature.

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it was used to save U.S. and its allies soldier's lives, and the U.S. didn't start the war...
If for a second someone thinks that any side who got the weapon first wouldn't have used it then a reality check is in order...such is human nature.
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And more than you probably want to know on the subject: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_...a_and_Nagasaki
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it was used to save U.S. and its allies soldier's lives, and the U.S. didn't start the war...
If for a second someone thinks that any side who got the weapon first wouldn't have used it then a reality check is in order...such is human nature.
Arr, I think that must have been written on the other side of the cigarette packet
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Arr, I think that must have been written on the other side of the cigarette packet
You must smoke a lot, Bur.
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You must smoke a lot, Bur.
Smoke and drink shipmate. A lot of stuff I write on here I swear I see written on a whiskey bottle too
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A lot of stuff I write on here I swear I see written on a whiskey bottle too
I can't think of a more interesting reading source. )
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