Date registered: Aug 2002
Vehicle: 2002 SLK 32 AMG, bone stock. 1987 190E 2.3-16 valve (destroyed). 2005 E320 new toy.
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This line of thinking is why most people of that era feel no remorse concerning nuking Japan. The belief was that the lives of Japanese civilians were not worth the lives of our soldiers. I'm sure we can find some appropriate supporting comments from the recently deceased Gen Tibbets. Want to bet?
Actually I did in fact have the opportunity to speak with him a couple of years ago. He indicated that he was only interested in "doing his job.".
The attitude was far different to those that attacked the United Stataes in those years. We didn't care as much in the why they did it, more along the lines of "you killed my friends and relatives, and now I'm going to return the favor"............
"Negotiating with Obama is like playing chess with a pigeon, the pigeon knocks over all the pieces, on the board and then struts around like it won the game."
"They have gun control in Cuba. They have universal health care in Cuba. So why do they want to come here?"
Paul Harvey 8/31/94
"The only people who have quick answers don't have the responsibility of making the decisions."
Justice Clarence Thomas