[FoRK] A comment on Avatar
dmorton at bitfurnace.com
Wed Dec 23 23:56:45 PST 2009
On Thu, Dec 24, 2009 at 6:49 PM, James Tauber <jtauber at jtauber.com> wrote:
> On Dec 24, 2009, at 7:06 AM, Damien Morton wrote:
> > Over at Military.com there's an article on how it makes the military look
> > bad. And it does, but for different reasons than they describe.
> I thought they pulled the standard Hollywood trick of making them
> privately-funded mercenaries as if to say "the *real* military wouldn't be
> like this but this is what happens under Capitalism!"
They did, but Military.com missed that bit or overlooked it. They look like
marines, sound like marines, and act like marines, so they must _be_
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