WikiLeaks just got some very interesting apache video..... - Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest

Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Politics, Government, or Religion Chat
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

Politics, Government, or Religion Chat Bring your flamesuit!

greatlakes4x4.com is the premier Great Lakes 4x4 Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old April 6th, 2010, 07:08 AM   #1
clarkstoncracker
lol
 
clarkstoncracker's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-03-05
Location: OC - MI
Posts: 42,616
iTrader: (40)
Mentioned: 131 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to clarkstoncracker
Default WikiLeaks just got some very interesting apache video.....

If you don't know about wikileaks, you can see their page here:
http://wikileaks.org/

Basically like a clearing house of anonymous sensitive data.. Like a top secret drudge report.


Anyway, here is the video they just posted up that they some how obtained. I'm not sure what to think about it, but why journalist were hanging out with guys with RPG's is beyond me.


Apache video starts around 3 minutes, but you should see the "presentation" prior to that video.




__________________
clarkstoncracker is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old April 6th, 2010, 07:14 AM   #2
howell_jeep
Last Free Man
 
howell_jeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: 02-09-06
Location: Howell Twp, MI 48836
Posts: 10,848
iTrader: (69)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Default

Espionage.
__________________
I SHOOT RAW!
---

Exercise your rights! Open Carry!
howell_jeep is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 07:34 AM   #3
BigBird
Duck Shootin' Wheelerer!!
 
BigBird's Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-17-08
Location: Soo, Ontario
Posts: 5,322
iTrader: (8)
Mentioned: 11 Post(s)
Default

I watched that yesterday... and I say if your a Photojournalist and you're hanging with the Baddies and they have guns and RPG's and The US Millitary is circling around you like Mosquitos in Gunships... I say you deserve whatever you get. And if you attempt to save said Baddies in your Mall-Crawling Soccer van with a load of kids, you are Stupid and also deserve to get shot the fukc up!


End Rant!
BigBird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 08:24 AM   #4
tcxtreme1000
Mud Slut-Hit Every Hole!!
 
tcxtreme1000's Avatar
 
Join Date: 01-25-06
Location: Traverse City
Posts: 2,105
iTrader: (13)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BigBird View Post
I watched that yesterday... and I say if your a Photojournalist and you're hanging with the Baddies and they have guns and RPG's and The US Millitary is circling around you like Mosquitos in Gunships... I say you deserve whatever you get. And if you attempt to save said Baddies in your Mall-Crawling Soccer van with a load of kids, you are Stupid and also deserve to get shot the fukc up!


End Rant!
tcxtreme1000 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 09:29 AM   #5
GreaseMonkey
Senior Member
 
GreaseMonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: Madison Heights, MI
Posts: 18,006
iTrader: (22)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Default

Mistake was made, and it's tragic.

But...if you're in a military occupied area with a war going on around you, probably not a good idea to be carrying a bunch of large objects around on shoulder straps, gathering in groups, and peaking around corners with a helicopter flying around. If you just watch the video from the Apaches and nothing else, it looks extremely suspicious along with the car pulling up right after trying to get the bodies and stuff they were carrying.

We will always be the villains no matter what.
GreaseMonkey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 10:36 AM   #6
FlatFender
Tap Tap Splat
 
FlatFender's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Raleigh NC
Posts: 15,784
iTrader: (1)
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Default

Meh. Don't look like a bad guy in a war zone. The Helo's got permission to engage, and it certainly looked like they had weapons. War is brutal.
FlatFender is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 12:04 PM   #7
Mr Toes - R.I.P.
November 7, 1958 - July 22, 2011
 
Mr Toes - R.I.P.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-29-07
Location: Belleville Mi
Posts: 4,727
iTrader: (1)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

Someday I will post the video of my little brother getting blown through the roof of his hummer right after he dropped off food and medicine to a village in Iraq, Oh yeah I almost forgot the guy's that set off the bomb where from the village the just left,
Mr Toes - R.I.P. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 01:55 PM   #8
martianjeep
too broke to wheel
 
martianjeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-29-09
Location: charlotte mi
Posts: 1,622
iTrader: (38)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

video seems pretty bias to me. if it were as bad as they say it was why no mention of what weapons were found after it was all done and over? as far as the kids, i know ive seen stories on the news and such of armed "kids" shooting at american soldiers/peacekeepers before. i would say 90% or better of everyone here would do the same thing these guys did in the same situation. just my .02
martianjeep is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 07:02 PM   #9
Mr Toes - R.I.P.
November 7, 1958 - July 22, 2011
 
Mr Toes - R.I.P.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-29-07
Location: Belleville Mi
Posts: 4,727
iTrader: (1)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by martianjeep View Post
video seems pretty bias to me. if it were as bad as they say it was why no mention of what weapons were found after it was all done and over? as far as the kids, i know ive seen stories on the news and such of armed "kids" shooting at american soldiers/peacekeepers before. i would say 90% or better of everyone here would do the same thing these guys did in the same situation. just my .02
I gotta say I must be in that 10%. I don't think I would have done the same thing as those guy's did.





























I would have used the POD rockets instead of guns
Mr Toes - R.I.P. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 07:45 PM   #10
GreaseMonkey
Senior Member
 
GreaseMonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: Madison Heights, MI
Posts: 18,006
iTrader: (22)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr Toes View Post
I gotta say I must be in that 10%. I don't think I would have done the same thing as those guy's did.





























I would have used the POD rockets instead of guns


Classic.
GreaseMonkey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 09:43 PM   #11
C.K.
Dont Feed the Cyco
 
C.K.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: 48386
Posts: 17,301
iTrader: (21)
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Default

looks like some good shootin to me.
C.K. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 6th, 2010, 10:11 PM   #12
ckupq
Kitten I'm gonna eat you!
 
ckupq's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-07-05
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Posts: 3,415
iTrader: (6)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

Wow. Your country is a police state because the dumbest ones among you are blowing themselves up in retaliation, and you get pissy because someone points a weapon at an apache.

We should have built a 10 ft thick concrete wall around the country and started to drop IEDs into it. I think they would take care of themselves in a couple of weeks. Then we turn on the pumps and make it a big swimming pool.
ckupq is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Politics, Government, or Religion Chat

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:58 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Page generated in 0.22293 seconds with 58 queries