What Marines & Code Pink Have in Common

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When I saw the second image last year, it got me wondering where I’d seen that line before.  Then I remembered:  aboard Al Asad airbase in Iraq, on the wall of a building occupied by Marines, someone had thoughtfully tacked on a number of Marine bumper stickers.  One of them was similar to that shown in the first image.  

I find myself wondering whether this line first originated among military personnel or antiwar protesters, but I’m not bored enough to trace its etymology….

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