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Gonzo
08-30-2008, 04:42 PM
I was not brave enough to serve although my Father wanted me to. I have been watching Generation kill on HBO. I know it Hollywood hyped drama that is adapted from a book by a reporter for rolling stone.... so I know it is inaccurate but how far off is it?

PapaJoe
08-30-2008, 05:19 PM
Have not seen the show.....

Sounds unrealistic.............

drbesvold1
08-30-2008, 07:15 PM
never seen the show nor read the book sorry

bbymgr
08-30-2008, 10:29 PM
I don't have HBO, and haven't read the book. I'll ask some old Ranger buds and see if any of them have seen it.

Skipper
08-31-2008, 11:39 AM
Never watched it...I don't like violence. :D

My most recent tour was with 187th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne (AASLT). We had a British camera crew that followed us from pre-deployment trainup to redeployment. I think they titled it "Band of Brothers ....(something)...Rakkasans" but I cannot remember. Now that is the real deal.