World War I: The First Modern War

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  1. Lemmy

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    Four episodes on the History Channel tonight. So far an interesting look at the machinery of the war. I know war is horrible but this is some fascinating stuff.

    I can't believe there is something on the History Channel besides Pawn Stars. :yes:
     
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    Modern ma-chines + trench warfare. Very deadly stuff. :yes:
     
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    I can't even imagine the horror. Those tanks look like absolute misery to be in.
     
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    My great grandfather was there, in the trenches. He said the worst part were the rats. They'd eat at ya, crawl into your pants, all while being shot at. :ohnoes:
     
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    I'll give it a try
     
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    Listen to Dan Carlin Hardcore History podcast "Blueprint for Armageddon" for a great WWI perspective.
     
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    Dont forget the mustard gas. I'd rather get shot than to suffer that slow death.
     
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    Ha! Today a zepplin could be shot down with a pea shooter
     
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    Always a great podcast
     
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    And what a shitty christmas present

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    The Evel Knievel stunt cycle was far superior!
     
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    Every no homo kid shot this down the stairs

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    That one kid looked like he had polio in that classroom
     
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    @Schmoopy call out!
     
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    Ha! bombing kids before the Israelis made it chic
     
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    off the roof!
     
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    ^ no homo :quote:kid:quote:
     
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    I lost a few to fire. :whistle:
     
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    Chlorine gas deployed.....Saddam Hussain wood have been proud
     
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    I had about every toy for a boy on the market. I was spoiled.:shucks:
     
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