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Men with guns – mafia & military

My wife was reading the following – Donna Leon Uniform Justice – and laughed out loud at the following: Little that Brunetti had observed during his own undistinguished term of military service or in the decades since that persuaded him … Continue reading

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Hitler was a pogue

No, not the band the Pogues, these pogues- Pogue is a pejorative military slang term used to describe non-infantry, staff, and other rear-echelon or support units.[1] A related term is the acronym REMF, or “rear-echelon mother fucker”. “Pogue” frequently describes … Continue reading

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