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I agree!!!!!!!!!!!
Dig this...we should never had been there in the first place. I would still go again. Just a little fk up GI. Bo Koo dingie dow.
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From US Army spokesmen at a press conference, referring to an air attack, 'we destroyed the Ben Tre, in order to save it'.
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Dig this...we should never had been there in the first place. I would still go again. Just a little fk up GI. Bo Koo dingie dow.
Unfortunately that does not do the 58,000+ Americans who died, went missing, or who were disabled during the U.S. involvement in Vietnam one bit of good, let alone those residing in Vietnam.
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WHAT doesn't do them one bit of good?
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WHAT doesn't do them one bit of good?
That "we should never had been there in the first place."
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I finally read Matterhorn (month ago) and the one quote takeaway from it you know - "And there it is"
I still can not imagine being that intelligent and deep at 19 or 20 when I compare it to my experience at that age- I wouldn't have lasted a minute.
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