A Brave and Modest Nation

Paul Prescod paul@prescod.net
Sun, 28 Apr 2002 10:45:07 -0700


Russell Turpin wrote:
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> These Canadians weren't killed in Canada's name. They
> were helping fight OUR battle. Canada isn't doing
> this to make itself a military power. It is doing
> this out of its loyalty to the US, as an ally. You
> may not feel we owe Canada any gratitude for standing
> by us, or any apology for friendly fire that kills
> its citizens. I think we owe both.

Class on FoRK!

> > Tom Whore:
> >Numbers of dead do not a good military power make, nor does waving the flag
> >of pride over how many citiznes are killed in your name.

It's symptomatic of the usual dick swinging on FoRK that you think that
the point is that "Canada is a great military power."

"Huh. Huh. Our guys could take your guys in fist fights. Huh. Huh."

 Paul Prescod