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    Jan 2004

    Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII

    [ame="http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50147953n"]Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII - CBS News Video[/ame]

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    During WWII, the United States employed a "ghost army" of artists, designers and audio technicians to use sights and sounds to confuse the enemy. Jim Axelrod shares their story.

    "The further we (as the human race) grow away from the natural world, the quieter the natural world becomes and the more pathological we become as a culture."........Bernie Krause

    The citizens of the United States of America have a right to applaud themselves for having given to mankind examples of an enlarged and liberal policy—a policy worthy of imitation......which gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance.......George Washington

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    Jul 2004
    Interesting. I just had another of those "I didn't know that" moments.
    Just when I think that I have seen the most depraved things a human can do to another human, somebody posts a new story...........

    Why is it that when a custodial parent fails to provide for a child it is called neglect and is a criminal matter. But when a non custodial parent fails to provide it is called failure to support and is a civil matter?

    "Just when the caterpillar thought its world was over, it became a butterfly" ~ Michelle Knight

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