June 6, 1944 Thread of Great Respect

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  1. fletchman71

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    As the greatest generation passes away and is almost gone, people are forgetting today's date in 1944 that helped turn the tide in the fight for freedom. I just read the paper and there was no mention that today marks the anniversary of D-Day. Sad.
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    :usa: I can't imagine stepping off one of those boats facing almost certain death...lots of brave people lost their lives for our country and a greater cause that day.
     
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    I liked the part in G.I. Joe where Storm Shadow fought Snake Eyes
     
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    this country is doomed
     
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    respect
     
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    If it doesn't involve the Khardashian kunts or Bieber the news doesn't give a shit.
     
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    A few hundred dudes on Omaha beach literally changed the course of history...if they didn't get up that cliff and clear the 88s the entire mission could have been a major fail
     
  10. MrWarmth

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    Fat, old, impotent weakling "leaders" if you will sending poor young saps to be killed or mutilated to further the cause of "National Patriotism". War is obsolete. Stop killing young people. Thank you.
     
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    bill :facepalm:
     
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    Above webcam is at Normandy American Cemetery - 175 acres of American dead from the invasion. RIP
     
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    what - does the link not work?
     
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    You changed your fucking name too! :grr:
     
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    Are you putting lemon lime Gatorade in your asshole dog's water dish? :wtf:
     
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    stfu and look at that cemetery ya moron
     
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    Dude, why don't you go count the nickels you got in the TIPS Jar on your counter. The offer stands again, by the way. 6 PM today at Murphy's ONE free drink with MrWarmth. Take it or leave it, you fucking Jew bastard