August 20, 2003

About that Reuters cameraman...

When confronted with mobs or demonstrations, our soldiers don't mow people down. (They could easily, a chain gun can shred hundreds of people in a few seconds.) They try to just shoot at anyone who is using a weapon. So look at this animated GIF and guess which is the camera and which the anti-tank missile. Then imagine the same quiz with the person a hundred meters away, in the middle of a crowd...

animated GIF of cameras and weapons

Reload page to restart animation...

I got this from A.E. Brain, referred by Trelenko. And it originally came from Spartacus!

Posted by John Weidner at August 20, 2003 8:22 AM
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