View Full Version : got to love thoughs come backs............

06-24-05, 05:23 AM
Marine Corp's General Reinwald was interviewed on the radio and the
> following is his reply to the lady who interviewed him concerning guns
> and children. Regardless of how you feel about gun laws you gotta love
> this!!!!
> This is one of the best comeback lines of all time. It is a portion of
> National Public Radio (NPR) interview between a female broadcaster and
> US Marine Corps 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, Ma'am, you're equipped to be a prostitute, but
> you're not one, are you?
> The radio went silent and the interview ended.
> You gotta love the Marines!

Gunny McMillan
06-24-05, 09:00 AM
Hahaha, that's classic.

Couldn't have said it better myself.

06-24-05, 09:23 AM
General Reinwald,
Sir no one could have said it better than you. A reporter being silenced. You got to love that one...!!!

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