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Old 23-08-2015, 08:52 PM   #36
grannie27
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I remember when I was a teenager getting up to teenage antics and many of the old folks would grumble about "the sacrifice our generation made for yours" completely blinkered from the fact that it was their generation that started these world wars, not mine.

Now, we have TV stations dedicated to the weapons of war, there's even a "forces" tv station.

Whilst the "sacrifice" shouldn't be forgotten, it must be acknowledged that this programming is not about remembering the fallen, it's about keeping your bonce in a war zone.
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it was their generation that started these world wars,
No ,it was Their Government /Royal Families,....NOT the "people" who started the wars,FFS sake they were starved almost .....they lost Farthers ,Brothers Uncles .....and were lied to by the BBC ETC ....
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