[Epic] Football Vs Combat

From: Jason Stephensen <J.Stephensen_at_...>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 1997 09:34:56 +1000 (EST)

>At 08:22 PM 3/29/97 -0800, you wrote:
>>right you are, my medically insightfull fellow!!
>>as a metter of fact, more troops have died from DNBI
>>(disease, non-battle injuries) than from combat wounds
>>in just about EVERY known millitary
>>conflict. this includes the recent "Desert War" where more US troops
>>died in training and other accidents than in the entire war...
>Incidentally, the Marine Corps banned football games amongst the troops in
>Saudi Arabia because there were more casualties from just the games than
>from combat.

Now that's funny. Man, they must play rough. I'd skip on the outside centre
possie in that game.
                 Colonel Abrahms, 22nd NU-Atol Regiment
                 Rekartot Redbacks Senior Coach
                   "No Spanky, No. Bad monkey"
                email J.Stephensen_at_...
Received on Thu Jan 01 1970 - 00:00:00 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Tue Oct 22 2019 - 13:09:16 UTC