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    It might be interesting to also contrast the...

    It might be interesting to also contrast the philosophies of a few generals. One interesting contrast would be Thomas versus Lee in regards of allegiance or Thomas versus Sherman in regards to...
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    Might I suggest that this subject of what is a...

    Might I suggest that this subject of what is a "c/p/h" versus mainstream versus progressive mainstream versus whatever label be continued, if needed, in a new, separate thread rather than here. ...
  3. It also cuts to the core of the whole Southern...

    It also cuts to the core of the whole Southern position about slavery. If the Federal government has no right to interfere with the rights of an individual to own slaves, how can the state dictate...
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    Chris, this is not directed at you at all but you...

    Chris, this is not directed at you at all but you raised an issue I have always wondered about. Being ex-military, I know that raising and lowering the flag is a major ceremony in the modern...
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    Given the nature of the some units involved, I...

    Given the nature of the some units involved, I think that it would be fair to say that these units are progressive mainstream battalions containing units that do attend campaigner style events. As...
  6. I thought there was so I have pulled this...

    I thought there was so I have pulled this discussion from its original thread, where it is likely to be overlooked, into a brand new thread. My only debate was where to put as it is really not a...
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    You might want to look into a mattress tic for...

    You might want to look into a mattress tic for stuffing straw into rather just putting a mattress on top of the straw. The mattress tic would contain the straw and once stuffed both is comfortable...
  8. I am sure that there are many who would argue...

    I am sure that there are many who would argue that Jackson's actions were probably more about defending his home state of Virginia from invading Northern Armies than wishing to keep any race in...
  9. Thread: Free Pie

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    If I remember correctly, he first started making...

    If I remember correctly, he first started making a satire of our numerous p****g contests here by starting the mock argument over whether or not one should have their slaw on their BBQ or off to the...
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    Moderator Hat: Easy now. You have made your...

    Moderator Hat: Easy now. You have made your point. No need to turn it into a p****g contest.
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    And if you are close to a stream make sure it is...

    And if you are close to a stream make sure it is not the opening day of trout season. Right Bill. :D
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    IMHO, documentation and lack of documentation...

    IMHO, documentation and lack of documentation must be combined with common sense and knowledge of the common culture of the time. If a practice was common during the time, it is common sense that it...
  13. I would echo Bill's comment. It looks more like...

    I would echo Bill's comment. It looks more like a camp hatchet more than any thing else. I personally carry one tucked under my belt behind the cartridge box on those few occasions that I campaign...
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    Moderator Hat: Gentlemen, several of you have...

    Moderator Hat: Gentlemen, several of you have become quite heated in this exchange and need to cool off a little. I have deleted one post already and generated a couple of infractions. If you can...
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    As has been stated several times in the past,...

    As has been stated several times in the past, this is a buyer beware environment. Essentially all that can be done is let us know when a buyer has cheated you. While there is usually nothing that...
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    Also, once one infraction has been given for a...

    Also, once one infraction has been given for a post by one moderator, no one else can issue a second one. Else, our new "friend" would have had two.
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    Poll: Correct me if I am wrong on this, Provost, but...

    Correct me if I am wrong on this, Provost, but doesn't the infraction function allow for different points to be assigned for different types of offenses. If that is the case, then part of the...
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    Moderator Hat: Ahem. Let's not go down any...

    Moderator Hat: Ahem. Let's not go down any modern political path with this one gentlemen and ladies. Mike, you definitely skirted the boundary with your post. Had I been fully awake this morning,...
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    Closing threads

    Since I have been gone for a few weeks, I have probably missed several requests to have your threads closed. If you do wish them closed, please post the request in the thread rather sending me a PM...
  20. I have been gone for a while but am now back

    As many of you have noticed and several have taken advantage of, I have been off-line for several weeks. The reasons why are not important but what is important is that several threads have gotten...
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    Ross, I have been out of the loop for a while for...

    Ross, I have been out of the loop for a while for various reason. Send me links to the threads and I will lock them down until I can get them cleaned up. Like the Provost, I can moderate all forums...
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    In my unit, we actually put a full kettle of...

    In my unit, we actually put a full kettle of water on the fire just before we march out to battle to make sure that it will be ready when we get back. Our unit SOP is that, unless the event is a...
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    Actually the first use of chromium in steel...

    Actually the first use of chromium in steel alloys started in the 1820s with the work of Pierre Berthier but it was not until the very early 20th Century when metallurgists were able to combine the...
  24. Actually this is the result of a discussion in...

    Actually this is the result of a discussion in the Moderators forum which I did not start. As far as flexing muscles, while the social groups are not at Bob Szabo's dinner table, they are still...
  25. Not totally. If things get out of control we can...

    Not totally. If things get out of control we can come in and clean house. We are deciding to see how things go. Hopefully, we won't have to come in.
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