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    Quote Originally Posted by Havana Moon View Post
    Looks pretty much like most redneck weddings I’ve been too.
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    every one of them missed the pigeon......

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    Quote Originally Posted by guno View Post
    How many native peoples were slaughtered by the British colonialists?
    Few. The British had some conflicts with the Nangaressett tribes during Prince Phillips war and to be quite honest the Tribes of the North East would have annihilated the British from North America during the Seven Years war (French and Indian Wars) has not the brilliant Indian agent Sir. William Johnson, “Waraghiyagay” as the Iroquois called him, negotiated an alliance for the British Crown with the Iroquois. Without the support of the very powerful Iroquois confederation the British most assuredly would have lost the Seven years war in North America and all of Canada would be French speaking.

    The true era of genocide against Native Americans in what is now the USA began during the Revolutionary war when George Washington ordered General Sullivan into western New York and the Mohawk valley to wage a war of annihilation using scorched earth tactics to destroy all Iroquois villages, homes, farms and crops and indiscriminately killing men, women and children. Gen. Sullivan was remarkably successful and Gen. Washington continued to use genocide as a matter of national policy from that point on.

    So the Brits had many dishonorable dealings with the aboriginal North American people they were no where near as culpable as the American Colonist/Nation was.

    https://www.britannica.com/topic/Iroquois-Confederacy
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Looks pretty much like most redneck weddings I’ve been too.
    In Ohio.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rune View Post
    Yes.
    The US also refuses to outlaw landmines...which predominantly kill children.
    What does that have to do with Iran supplying the Houthis? Nothing is the answer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Havana Moon View Post
    What does that have to do with Iran supplying the Houthis? Nothing is the answer.
    Actually it was exactly as relevant as your reply.
    It is the responsibility of every American citizen to own a modern military rifle.

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    New Orleans EMS has to wear helmets New Years eve at midnight due to spent bullets.

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    Quote Originally Posted by katzgar View Post
    New Orleans EMS has to wear helmets New Years eve at midnight due to spent bullets.
    Sounds like a conspiracy of dunces, somebody should write a book about it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Few. The British had some conflicts with the Nangaressett tribes during Prince Phillips war and to be quite honest the Tribes of the North East would have annihilated the British from North America during the Seven Years war (French and Indian Wars) has not the brilliant Indian agent Sir. William Johnson, “Waraghiyagay” as the Iroquois called him, negotiated an alliance for the British Crown with the Iroquois. Without the support of the very powerful Iroquois confederation the British most assuredly would have lost the Seven years war in North America and all of Canada would be French speaking.

    The true era of genocide against Native Americans in what is now the USA began during the Revolutionary war when George Washington ordered General Sullivan into western New York and the Mohawk valley to wage a war of annihilation using scorched earth tactics to destroy all Iroquois villages, homes, farms and crops and indiscriminately killing men, women and children. Gen. Sullivan was remarkably successful and Gen. Washington continued to use genocide as a matter of national policy from that point on.

    So the Brits had many dishonorable dealings with the aboriginal North American people they were no where near as culpable as the American Colonist/Nation was.

    https://www.britannica.com/topic/Iroquois-Confederacy
    I might add that the British never attempted to wipe out Native Canadians.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Havana Moon View Post
    I might add that the British never attempted to wipe out Native Canadians.
    No they did not...but the Brits weren't as successful in their relationships with the aboriginal Americans as the French were.
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