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Old 13-07-2015, 01:30 AM   #751
lightgiver
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Arrow Shell Shocked


MOVIES WITH A MESSAGE..DMW...
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In 72 North Vietnam, short-timer Marines are dispatched by helicopter to conduct their last mission: to evacuate the survivors from a POW camp abandoned by the Viet-Cong..The LZ - which they expect to be cold - is actually hot and after a short fight, only 4 members of the rescue mission survive..During their fight a mortar lands nearby, knocking them into a swamp..Matthew has been in prison for 6 years, awaiting his execution by lethal injection for killing a teenage couple.. Poncelet, held in the Louisiana State Penitentiary, committed the crimes with a man named Carl Vitello, who received life imprisonment.. As the day of his execution comes closer, Poncelet asks Sister Helen, with whom he has corresponded, to help him with a final appeal..Release dates UK December 29, 1995/Canada 2 February 1996...


Quality Of Mercy ...

Shocked was born Karen Michelle Johnston on February 24, 1962, in Dallas, Texas, at the Baylor University Medical Center..In 1903, the hospital opened as Texas Baptist Memorial Sanitarium in a 14-room renovated house with 25 beds..The hospital was renamed Baylor Hospital in 1921 and then Baylor University Hospital in 1936 to emphasize its relationship with the Baptist-affiliated Baylor University in Waco, Texas..The Florence Nightingale Maternity Hospital opened in 1937 on the same grounds.. Financial difficulties due to the on-going World War II forced the College of Medicine to move to Houston...With the construction of the se7en-story, 436-bed George W. Truett Memorial Hospital in 1950, Baylor became the 5th-largest general hospital in the country...Despite its name, it is no longer affiliated with Baylor University in Waco, Texas..

1995 December 16 – Iraq disarmament crisis: Iraqi scuba divers, under the direction of the United Nations Special Commission, dredge the Tigris near Baghdad.. The divers find over 200 prohibited Russian-made missile instruments and components/17- "School after Scandal" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 23 perfs\20-American Airlines Flight 965 (Boeing 757) crashes into a mountain near Buga, Valle del Cauca, Colombia after veering off its course en route to Cali, Colombia. Of the 164 people on board, 4 passengers are the only survivors..Some other passengers booked on Flight 965 missed the flight due to missed connections..Crews found a small brown dog alive, inside a carrier in the cargo hold. The dog was adopted by the Red Cross team in Cali, Colombia, for a few weeks (they renamed him "Milagro", which is Spanish for "miracle")..The U.S. encountered difficulty while trying to distinguish Americans from non-Americans, as many passengers held dual citizenships - "Paul Roebson" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 14 perfs-HM The Queen advises "an early divorce" to Lady Diana Spencer and Charles, Prince of Wales- NATO begins peacekeeping in Bosnia/21- The city of Bethlehem passes from Israeli to Palestinian control- SF Giants announce plans to build a new stadium to open in 2000- Martina Ertl of Germany wins her 3rd giant slalom\22 - David Cone signs $19.5 million 3 year contract with NY Yankees/29 - The Conservative majority now stands at a mere 5 seats following the defection of MP Emma Nicholson to the Liberal Democrats\30-The lowest ever UK temperature of −27.2 °C (−17.0 °F) is recorded at Altnaharra in the Scottish Highlands-The Republic of Texas group claims to have formed a provisional government in Texas/31 - "Racing Demon" closes at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC after 48 perfs – "Danny Gans on Broadway" closes at Neil Simon NYC- "Having Our Say" closes at Booth Theater NYC after 308 - "Heiress" closes at Cort Theater NYC after 340 - "Tempest" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 71- "Paul Roebson" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 14 perfs - The final original Calvin and Hobbes comic strip is published.. It follows the humorous antics of Calvin, a precocious, mischievous, and adventurous 6-year-old boy, and Hobbes, his sardonic stuffed tiger..From that point on, Tigger lives with Kanga and Roo in their house in the part of the Hundred Acre Wood near the Sandy Pit-Sudden oak death, the tree disease caused by the plant pathogen Phytophthora ramorum, is first observed, in California...

1996 February 4 – An EQ near Lijiang in southwest China, measuring up to 7 on the Richter scale, kills 322 people, injures 14,000 and makes hundreds of thousands homeless-First two passenger train operating companies begin operation of their service franchises as part of the privatisation of British Rail/5 –Genetically modified tomato puree food products go on sale in the UK\6- Heidi Fleiss scheduled to begin her 7 year jail sentence-She ran a prostitution ring based in LA, California, and is often referred to as the "Hollywood Madam" – Birgenair Flight 301, on an unauthorised charter flight from the Caribbean to Germany, crashes into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of the Dominican Republic, killing all 189 passengers and crew-The passengers consisted mainly of Germans, along with a few Poles including two Members of Parliament- Flight 301 has the highest death toll in aviation involving a Boeing 757...
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114888/
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112818/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Americ...nes_Flight_965
http://www.antiwarsongs.org/canzone....=42379&lang=en
http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...39&postcount=1There are spirits in this house..The people I've met all have one thing in common; pain..We tolerate it morning, noon, and night..I've been trying to figure something in my head, and maybe you can help me out, yeah?..When a person is insane, as you clearly are, do you know that you're insane?..Even the most promising clues usually only lead to others...http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...2&postcount=14

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