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Ragheads was term used by conrad bout 6-7 yrs ago he was publicly admonished!
Schweitzer worked fer the Saudis establishing dairy farms in the middle of the desert. He also tried to establish new feed crops that were drouught resistant. I am always a bit suspect of a guy that comes across as just a good ol boy who happens to speak Arabic!
Prisoners in the Pacific(until the emperor said enuff) took many Allied captors with them as they wired themselves to explode w/det charges after capture. Ask anyone who was active in combat in the island hoppin in Pacific and he will tell ya that not many prisoners were taken.
The Carthage situation refers to the Roman decision to level the town of Carthage(2nd time) since they were such a threat to the ideals of Rome. They levelled the city, killed ALL living things within it and spread salt on the ruins so no vegetation would ever grow again. It seemed to work!


Thanx fer the reply

Hman
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