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Thread #70107 Message #1194960
Posted By: Kim C
27-May-04 - 10:01 AM
Thread Name: BS: Falsehoods About Arabs Used by DoD
Subject: RE: BS: Falsehoods About Arabs Used by DoD
Soldiers in every war have unpleasant names for The Enemy. I guess it's some sort of emotional survival tactic. In peacetime I imagine many of them would be loathe to use those terms.