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40 glock
04-15-2003, 17:34
I got this from a friend so I don't have the source article may be true may not be who knows but its funny.


Marine Corps General Reinwald was interviewed on the radio the other day by a female interviewer concerning guns and children. Regardless of how you feel about gun control this is one of the best comeback lines of all time.

It is a portion of a National Public Radio (NPR) interview between the
female broadcaster and US Marine Corps General Reinwald as he was
preparing 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.

You gotta love the Marines!

Fred
04-15-2003, 17:38
but it never happened. Urban legend, but since it's a joke, I'm moving to the Lighter Side.

mpol777
04-15-2003, 17:39
we've been duplicate free for one day (http://www.glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=149366&highlight=GENERAL+REINWALD)

4bricksShy
04-15-2003, 17:40
You are aware that is an urban legend, no?


http://www.snopes.com/military/reinwald.htm

Sorry to burst your bubble. But it is funny.

40 glock
04-15-2003, 17:45
Kinda figured as much but never heard it before I still think thats dang funny

Fraser
04-17-2003, 12:07
There is no such USMC general with that name.