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re: When did the German soldiers of WWII realize they were the 'bad guys'? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]I guess it's pointless to dissuade someone from a belief since at that point we are not talking about logic any longer[/quote] First thanks jumping to the conclusion that I can't be dissuaded from a certain point of view. If you can provide any information that proves what I think is wrong...
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re: When did the German soldiers of WWII realize they were the 'bad guys'? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]Please provide these books that say the vast majority of Wehrmacht forces were attached to Einsatzgruppen and witnessed massacres. Again, that regular German forces were at times obliged to aid in Einsatzgruppen activities or to even engage in massacres themselves in not disputed[/quote] ...
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re: When did the German soldiers of WWII realize they were the 'bad guys'? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]The extermination camps were located in remote areas of Poland, with the exception of Auschwitz which was a massive labor camp with a death camp attached at Birkenau. Yes, they were remote and deliberately so[/quote] [link=(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Einsatzgruppen)]Einsatzgruppen[/link...
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re: Isn't Alabama the only SEC school to lose to Ohio State in a bowl? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]And the only team in the nation to play in the title game (or even to make the playoffs) every year.[/quote] Well they made the playoffs every year at least. Didn't play in the title game the first year though. ...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote] I did that once as part of a lead and trail crew but we stopped at Hawaii and Wake Island. Also flew to Guam in full 782 gear, that sucked.[/quote] UDP? I flew trail to Norway and back in a 130 and trail to Saudi in '90. I learned as a boot to get on top of a palett near the hea...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]I still remember P/Ns like the back of my hand. [/quote] Don't remover any P/N's but this is burned into my brain: 11-1-A-799. Could not duplicate gripe. Well that and the fricking "sweepers, sweepers. Man your brooms" bs that would play every night afloat. ...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]It's still like that for the most part[/quote] Loved working nights. Except for when I would meet the day crew early show at 0630. And mid-rats were the best. ...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
Damn. Things sure have changed since I got out (91). Someone got ordanced taped at least once a week! Seeems everyone got in on it! The benefits of night crew I guess. Minimal SNCO's and zero officers!...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]Loved zeroing them out when I was a young salty plane captian on my D&T's[/quote] Bastard!!! Ha! They were a PITA on harriers. Up in the main wheel well . I'm 6'-2" so it was always a contortionist act for me to get in there! I never had a pair of safety boots that didn't have holes in the...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]Hated being a nug[/quote] Lots of exhaust samples, looking for electron grease, searching for the keys to the basement, and going to other squadrons to borrow their "hover ladders" were always the newbies "jobs!"...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote] Hated working in the fuel pits when I was a boot. And cleaning the hangars with those freakin' drip pans full of fuel and hydraulic fluid.[/quote] FOD walks and keying the KY-58's were what I always dreaded. ...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
Didn't realize how many Devil Dog maintainers were on the board!...
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re: Aircraft maintenance vets: What aircraft have you worked and which is your favorite? - SadSouthernBuck
AV-8B. Avionics. They were a pain in the ass. Had to take the entire wing assembly off to change the engine.....300+ man hours each engine change. But man I still love the smell of JP5!...
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re: HBO took away GOT final episode - SadSouthernBuck
The non-HD version is still up on my cable. ...
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re: Anyone Live in Vegas or has lived in Vegas? - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]You're doing it wrong.[/quote] Well when you have a gambling problem like I do you don't go to casinos and gamble for the 'free' drinks!! :) Having said that, if you're go to club and like to drink then get bottle service if it's reasonable ($150 or so). My last 3 bar tabs were over $30...
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re: Anyone Live in Vegas or has lived in Vegas? - SadSouthernBuck
Like teamjackson said, stay always from north Las Vegas although far, far CNLV and Vegas are booming. Downtown Vegas is making a comeback. Lots of good bars and eateries and a few high rise condos. Henderson and SW Vegas (mountains edge) are booming. It's seems to be a sellers market now. Se...
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re: Anyone Live in Vegas or has lived in Vegas? - SadSouthernBuck
Been out here since '09 The bad: We have 3 seasons - hot, cold, and windy. Hot seasons usually start in June and last through September. It got up to 116 or so this week. But it's a "dry heat!" Ha!! Be careful with your dog and cats. We have coyotes and bobcats that'll snag them out of your y...
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re: Belle of BR cancels $1 million giveaway - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]I like the belle, I went for the World Series of Dice this year and had a blast[/quote] When did they move it from the Marcy projects?...
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re: What's The Longest You've Stayed Awake? - SadSouthernBuck
84 hours while working on my senior project in college. Walked into the computer lab on Monday night and walked out Friday morning....
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re: Work out gurus: Erase Pro+ - SadSouthernBuck
[quote]You can see it in Beta mode[/quote] I'm not on beta but I can see it on mobile if I go to the SEC Rant and then look under the TD boards. ...
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