The Big One was one of Americas shortest wars

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    Afg has overtaken Vietnam as Americas Longest War

    What did we do right in the Big One
     
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    Guys like Clark Gable (overage) and Jimmy Stewart (who first got rejected for service - was 130 lbs at 6'3 " ) doingservice -both of who did bombing missions over Europe...

    That s why..
     
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    Have Victory at Sea -best single WW2 doc (SLAM DUNK)
     
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    The POTUS at the time (WWII) was not bashful about wanting to actually defeat an enemy.
     
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    Those were the days: surrender on USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay VJ DAY - surrrender in Rheims schoolhouse VE DAy - took less than 3 years

    short war
     
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    Obama is embarrassed by an enemy surrendering. He said so.
     
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    Will we ever see iconic photo of navy saillor kissing stranger in NY Time squre on VJ Day ???

    probablyy not
     
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    I'm not really a big Mike Savage fan but this is a good video pointing out the Hollywood actors of today as opposed to the patriots of yesterday


    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tni2nGOCEDI"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tni2nGOCEDI[/ame]
     
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    show me a taliban or alquida unifoprm

    take a bath
     
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    "What did we do right in the Big One"

    Well first off, it was properly declared, as the constitution stipulates...
     
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