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1 Year Ago Today

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by Hostile, May 1, 2012.

  1. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Cause of death was listed as lead poisoning.
  2. Cowboys&LakersFan

    Cowboys&LakersFan Benched

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    Damn 1 year goes by like that.
  3. cowboyeric8

    cowboyeric8 Chicks dig crutches

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    Wow I didn't realize it had been a year. School is making the rest of world fly while I'm standing still, haha.
  4. w8lifter

    w8lifter Active Member

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    Not nearly long enough.............. Good riddance.

    I hope the hot pitchfork feels good.

    He deserves the absolute worse for eternity.
  5. CliffnMesquite

    CliffnMesquite Well-Known Member

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    I would have liked to see proof.
  6. Manwiththeplan

    Manwiththeplan Well-Known Member

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    :laugh2: :laugh1: :laugh2: :laugh1:
  7. Yakuza Rich

    Yakuza Rich Well-Known Member

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    I remember that day quite well. I just went to bed before the President made the press conference announcing his death.

    The next morning I was listening to Stern and they were mentioning Bin Laden's name as I was taking the drive into work. I couldn't make out what he was saying, so I turned the radio to the news and they announced the story. I called my parents and we rejoiced.

    What was so great about it was how it was done. It was a gutsy tactical plan that was done with precision and it was swift. That and the coward tried to get out of dodge and hid behind a woman just further justified what so many of us have been saying about him for so long. He didn't want to die, he was just using that to manipulate others.

    But, the way SEAL Team Six got in, did the job and got out just made me feel proud because THAT is the way this country used to operate instead of bumbling around and relying on supposed 'ally' operatives that would mysteriously drop the ball.

    So not only did the country get Bin Laden, they did it with swift precision and dumped him into the water like the piece of human waste that he was. We didn't 'forget' about Bin Laden afterall and the entire news genuinely lifted my spirits by tenfold for about a good month afterwards.

  8. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    I wasn't sure we would ever find him.
  9. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

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    The people rejoice when the wicked perish.
  10. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Wait till you get older. It's like your racing through life in a NASCAR.
  11. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    There were shots of his corpse floating around the Internet.
  12. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    They were faked. It wasn't him.
  13. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    67 years ago today, Adolf Hitler died.

    May Day is a good day.
  14. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Ah, the balance of good and evil.

    My 4 year old son's birthday is today :)
  15. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    Should be a Federal holiday.
  16. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Dead Tyrants day.
  17. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

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    Still waiting to see him pulled up on an episode of Deadliest Catch.
  18. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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    This should go in the political zone...wait?!!?!?!

  19. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    He died April 30, 1945
  20. JBond

    JBond Well-Known Member

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    The story of how they found him is as fascinating as how they actually killed him. It is probably a bit controversial for this site, but everyone should read the full story. Lets just say the enhanced interrogation techniques used were very effective.

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