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Topic # 223449 29-Sep-2017 21:54
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Last thread got nuked because someone invoked Godwin's.

 

Need to start again on a lighter note...

 


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  Reply # 1875053 30-Sep-2017 12:27
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While the World worries about ICBMs could the North Koreans be also working away a very short range nukes such as:   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett_(nuclear_device)    

 

Maybe a tiny nuke shell fired at the same time as many other conventional shells - so any missile defence system would not have any chance of shooting it down.    


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  Reply # 1875058 30-Sep-2017 12:45
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The NK Army has swelled to over 5 million. Given that all North Korean citizens must do military training that number is going to be a handful.





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  Reply # 1875059 30-Sep-2017 12:46
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Fred99:

 

Last thread got nuked because someone invoked Godwin's.

 

Need to start again on a lighter note...

 

 

 

One has to admire that drill and cadence





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  Reply # 1875065 30-Sep-2017 13:08
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amiga500:

 

While the World worries about ICBMs could the North Koreans be also working away a very short range nukes such as:   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett_(nuclear_device)    

 

Maybe a tiny nuke shell fired at the same time as many other conventional shells - so any missile defence system would not have any chance of shooting it down.    

 

 

i wouldn't worry (I dont) about WW3 coming via conflict in NK. Holding NK up as a bogeyman serves as a handy distraction for our political masters.

 

The REAL problems are the ones that affect YOU ( and me) - lack of housing, employment, low wage economy, climate change, pollution, access to education etc etc.

 

The west is in a slow decline - it makes for much crappier movies than WW3 in NK though.

 

 

 

Back on topic - totes, that's awesome coordination. The video / audio synchronisation was a bit quick and dirty though.

 

I suspect NK subs won't be too stealthy if they are diesel electric.

 

LOL at the number of marchers with RPGs - an ideal side arm ! NZ probably has as many RPGs as the front row.


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  Reply # 1875069 30-Sep-2017 13:25
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MikeB4:

Fred99:


Last thread got nuked because someone invoked Godwin's.


Need to start again on a lighter note...




One has to admire that drill and cadence



That marching style has got to hurt.

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  Reply # 1875121 30-Sep-2017 15:13
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JayADee:
MikeB4:

Fred99:


Last thread got nuked because someone invoked Godwin's.


Need to start again on a lighter note...




One has to admire that drill and cadence



That marching style has got to hurt.


It is very hard and very tiring. The slow march gives similar discomfort. Most armies used to use the Goose Step as a ceremonial march but it went out of favour during WW2.




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  Reply # 1875131 30-Sep-2017 15:50
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China has North Korea's back.  This mesmerising video from a few years ago.

 


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  Reply # 1875148 30-Sep-2017 16:25
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@Fred99 that is very impressive.





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  Reply # 1875183 30-Sep-2017 17:10
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Fred99:

 

Last thread got nuked because someone invoked Godwin's.

 

Need to start again on a lighter note...

 

 

 

 

 

Certainly works well for the lady soldiers...!






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  Reply # 1875184 30-Sep-2017 17:12
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Fred99:

 

China has North Korea's back.  This mesmerising video from a few years ago.

 

 

 

 

 

Man, are you sure those aren't robots?! 

 

I suppose the threat of being shot will ensure good marching!






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  Reply # 1875185 30-Sep-2017 17:22
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Let us try a bit of a counterpoint to the robot marching...

 

 

 






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  Reply # 1875192 30-Sep-2017 18:05
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Geektastic:

 

Let us try a bit of a counterpoint to the robot marching...

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brilliant! A funny 1970's vision of what they thought Western Society could become. Sadly, not too far from the truth. "Bugger .... it's snowing"!

 

I think I have more respect for Asian discipline at the end of the day and that discipline has my admiration. They show discipline that us Westerners have sadly lost ..... possibly due to us protesting on Twitter!

 

All jokes to one side, I think jokes about those poor people forced into the military in N Korea show a lack of understanding, maturity and empathy.

 

Perhaps people might one day come to look at threads like this and think "Sh*t I am lucky"


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  Reply # 1875278 30-Sep-2017 20:34
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Geektastic:

 

Let us try a bit of a counterpoint to the robot marching...

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brilliant! A funny 1970's vision of what they thought Western Society could become. Sadly, not too far from the truth. "Bugger .... it's snowing"!

 

I think I have more respect for Asian discipline at the end of the day and that discipline has my admiration. They show discipline that us Westerners have sadly lost ..... possibly due to us protesting on Twitter!

 

All jokes to one side, I think jokes about those poor people forced into the military in N Korea show a lack of understanding, maturity and empathy.

 

Perhaps people might one day come to look at threads like this and think "Sh*t I am lucky"

 

 

we certainly are lucky but we have to be careful to preserve those freedoms - which is why i was disappointed people were so cavalier about the revelations our government has been busy either spying on us or facilitating spying by other nations.

 

 




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  Reply # 1875833 2-Oct-2017 08:29
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 International diplomacy / crisis management and performance review of Secretary of State via twitter.

 

 


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