War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

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Re: War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

Postby Mongrel » Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:32 pm



NOW BACK TO THE GOOD PART
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Re: War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

Postby Mongrel » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:12 pm

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Re: War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

Postby mharr » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:29 pm

Thad wrote:It's tempting, given recent and upcoming presidencies, to look back on Nixon as not so bad after all.

But he really, really was.

It's the comfortable hindsight of knowing that despite his best efforts, he didn't actually blow up the world. Whoever's pulling shit this month feels more dangerous because they still might.

Mongrel wrote:She also explains why:

Speak of the devils. No secret there, because they want more Muslim terrorism to fuel the culture war at home.

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Re: War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

Postby Mongrel » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:05 pm

mharr wrote:
Thad wrote:It's tempting, given recent and upcoming presidencies, to look back on Nixon as not so bad after all.

But he really, really was.

It's the comfortable hindsight of knowing that despite his best efforts, he didn't actually blow up the world. Whoever's pulling shit this month feels more dangerous because they still might.


Never forget that he sunk the '68 peace conference as part of his attempts to be elected. Millions died that didn't have to just so Nixon could be president.

As bad as Trump is, funny enough he has yet to do anything on that scale.
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Re: War. War never changes. (Except when it does)

Postby Mongrel » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:37 am

Could also go in SCIENCE!

The future of steel plate armour is... Steel foam armour!
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