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    Vietnam War Photos

    Got this link forwarded to me, if you have not seen it yet, check it out:

    Captured: A Look Back at the Vietnam War on the 35th Anniversary of the Fall of Saigon

    Some Photos NSFW

    Captured: A Look Back at the Vietnam War on the 35th Anniversary of the Fall of Saigon Plog Photo Blog

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    Interesting pics. Thanks 2 blue.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    Interesting pics. Thanks 2 blue.

    +1 . This history buff appreciates the photos also.
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    Nice find.

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    Pretty powerful stuff...thanks for posting.
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    Anyone else notice the disparity between pics 109 and 123????

    109= former Lt. John Kerry,in front of congress as an anti war crusader(anyone remember the Herman Munster look-a-like from a certain presidential campaign that tried to tout his war heroics??)

    123= a certain Capt(?),John McCain being released from the Hanoi Hilton,after being detained as a POW.

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    Great photos. Thanks.
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    Wow.
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    Been there and done that. Got my own photos, and memories. But thanks anyhow.
    Last edited by bayern; 06-25-10 at 10:48 AM. Reason: spelling, as usual

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    Quote Originally Posted by bayern View Post
    Been there and done that. Got my own photos, and memories. But thanks anyhow.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mavriktu View Post
    Anyone else notice the disparity between pics 109 and 123????

    109= former Lt. John Kerry,in front of congress as an anti war crusader(anyone remember the Herman Munster look-a-like from a certain presidential campaign that tried to tout his war heroics??)

    123= a certain Capt(?),John McCain being released from the Hanoi Hilton,after being detained as a POW.
    Vast difference between the two pics. Similar to the pics that I have seen between Obama and Bush visiting the troops in Iraq and 'Stan.

    You mean this one?

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8Q-sRdV7SY"]YouTube - JibJab.com - This Land![/ame]


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