[AMPS] Blown TL922A... What to do?
Tue, 12 Sep 2000 06:30:07 +1200
Nice One Jim,
"Hats off to General Reinwald"
----- Original Message -----
From: Jim Reid <email@example.com>
To: <RMcGraw@InfoAve.Net>; Peter Chadwick <Peter_Chadwick@mitel.com>
Cc: amps <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Steve Thompson <email@example.com>;
Sent: Monday, September 11, 2000 4:48 PM
Subject: Re: [AMPS] Blown TL922A... What to do?
> Does this fit into the great "debate" with the many
> "come back" lines?
> On the radio the other day, was heard one of the all-time best
> comeback lines ever.
> Note: This is an exact replication of National Public Radio (NPR)
> interview between a female broadcaster, and US Army General
> Reinwald who was about to sponsor a Boy Scout Troop visiting
> his military installation.
> FEMALE INTERVIEWER: So, General Reinwald, what things
> are you going to teach these young boys when they visit
> your base?"
> GENERAL REINWALD: We're going to teach them climbing,
> canoeing, archery, and shooting."
> FEMALE INTERVIEWER: "Shooting! That's a bit irresponsible,
> isn't it?"
> GENERAL REINWALD: "I don't see why, they'll be properly
> supervised on the rifle range."
> FEMALE INTERVIEWER: "Don't you admit that this is a terribly
> dangerous activity to be teaching children?"
> GENERAL REINWALD: "I don't see how. We will be teaching
> them proper rifle discipline before they even touch a firearm."
> FEMALE INTERVIEWER: "But you're equipping them to
> become violent killers."
> GENERAL REINWALD: "Well, you're equipped to be a
> prostitute, but you're not one, are you?"
> The radio went silent and the interview ended.
> The above was posted to the CW reflector.
> 73, Jim, KH7M
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