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Old 23rd May 2019, 07:28 AM   #3001
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Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
This is barely JFK related but it's another example of the mainstream "discovering" the 6.5 round.

FN is unveiling a new SAW chambered in 6.5 Creedmore:

https://fnamerica.com/press-releases...ic-conference/

I didn't think they could make the SAW any deadlier. If the weapon is adopted then the price of 6.5 will continue to drop. In 20 years the damage this caliber can do to a human body will be common knowledge, and the 2nd gunman in Dealey Plaza will rightfully be relegated to Woo Files between Bigfoot, and Nessie.
Rather like WW I weaponry, I don't see this as an advance other than changing to 6.5 instead of the 5.5 currently in wide usage.
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Old 6th June 2019, 10:02 AM   #3002
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Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
...the 2nd gunman in Dealey Plaza will rightfully be relegated to Woo Files between Bigfoot, and Nessie.
What do Bigfoot believers think about the JFK murder?

https://bigfootforums.com/topic/6680...before/?page=4
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Old 6th June 2019, 10:12 AM   #3003
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Originally Posted by William Parcher View Post
What do Bigfoot believers think about the JFK murder?

https://bigfootforums.com/topic/6680...before/?page=4
Stupid is as stupid does. They repeat the same nonsense for example:
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The President's skullcap was blown onto the trunk of the limo
Yes a piece was blown onto the trunk, the one Jackie retrieved and handed over, but the majority of his head was blow forward as the Zapruder film shows.
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Old 6th June 2019, 12:20 PM   #3004
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Originally Posted by William Parcher View Post
What do Bigfoot believers think about the JFK murder?

https://bigfootforums.com/topic/6680...before/?page=4
Weird...almost as if the lack of a quality biology education translates into a lack of basic scientific knowledge.

Should point that the assassination was over in a few seconds, but Bigfoot is still out there, and yet no serious expedition has been mounted to hunt him down. And even with all of the current hunting technologies (remote trail cameras, heartbeat sensors, quality FLIR) nobody seems to be able to get that definative picture. They get every other animal in the forest, but not Bigfoot.

So these guys believing in a second gunman? Par for the course.
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Bigfoot was the second shooter? Now it makes sense.
No wonder no-one ever saw him.
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Old 7th June 2019, 04:47 AM   #3006
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Originally Posted by Cosmic Yak View Post
Bigfoot was the second shooter? Now it makes sense.
No wonder no-one ever saw him.
And there's even evidence for Bigfoot in the eyewitness testimony:
http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/russ/testimony/holland.htm

Quote:
Mr. STERN - All right. Mr. Morrison, are there any questions you would like to ask Mr. Holland to clarify any points that we discussed?
Mr. MORRISON - Mr. Holland, is there anything you might add to this?
Mr. HOLLAND - Well, the only thing that I remember now that I didn't then, I remember about the third car down from this fence, there was a station wagon backed up toward the fence, about the third car down, and a spot, I'd say 3 foot by 2 foot, looked to me like somebody had been standing there for a long period. I guess if you could count them about a hundred foottracks in that little spot, and also mud upon the bumper of that station wagon.
Mr. STERN - This was a car back--parked behind the picket fence? Well, why don't you put the Number "5" approximately where that car would have been.
Mr. HOLLAND - If we could call this the arcade [indicating]---
Mr. STERN - All right.
Mr. HOLLAND - And one, two, three, I think it would have been just about here [indicating].
Mr. STERN - All right.
Mr. MORRISON - That is Elm Street. It would be behind the fence, wouldn't it?
Mr. HOLLAND - Well, I have got the fence running up here, and this car would be back in there [indicating]. This is the trees out here, which would--and that is approximately the same location as---the car and the trees that I saw the smoke would probably be the same location.
Mr. STERN - All right. And this was a station wagon?
Mr. HOLLAND - Now, the reason I didn't think so much about that at the time, was because there was so many people out there, and there was law enforcement officers and I thought, well, if there is anything to that they would pick that up, or notice it, but it looks like someone had been standing there for a long time, because it was muddy.
Mr. STERN - Tracks you saw in the mud?
Mr. HOLLAND - It was muddy, and you could have if you could have counted them, I imagine it would have been a hundred tracks just in that one location. It was just----
Mr. STERN - And then you saw some mud on the bumper?
Mr. HOLLAND - Mud on the bumper in two spots.
Mr. STERN - As if someone had cleaned his foot, or---
Mr. HOLLAND - Well, as if someone had cleaned their foot, or stood up on the bumper to see over the fence.
Mr. STERN - I see.
Who leaves footprints but is never seen?

The answer is staring you in the face, people!

Bigfoot!

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Old 7th June 2019, 05:40 AM   #3007
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Originally Posted by Cosmic Yak View Post
Bigfoot was the second shooter? Now it makes sense.
No wonder no-one ever saw him.
Don't forget his cousin Yeti.
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In the thread that I linked I'm pretty sure I saw a poster that also claimed that RFK was killed by more than one shooter.

Is that another conspiracy theory around here? Sirhan Sirhan did not act alone.
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Old 7th June 2019, 07:33 AM   #3009
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Originally Posted by William Parcher View Post
In the thread that I linked I'm pretty sure I saw a poster that also claimed that RFK was killed by more than one shooter.

Is that another conspiracy theory around here? Sirhan Sirhan did not act alone.
Search the archives, yes there is a RFK thread to post your nonsense.
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Old 7th June 2019, 11:07 AM   #3010
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Originally Posted by HSienzant View Post
And there's even evidence for Bigfoot in the eyewitness testimony:
http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/russ/testimony/holland.htm



Who leaves footprints but is never seen?

The answer is staring you in the face, people!

Bigfoot!

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Yes, it's obvious now.

See...JFK had built up the military as part of his "Flexible Response" strategy to meet the global communist threat. This meant an expansion of activity at Fort Lewis, Washington, whose training ranges stretch into Bigfoot country. Worse, 1st Special Forces Group often trained in the Nisqually Wilderness making it harder for Bigfoot to do Bigfoot stuff.

So...by killing JFK, Bigfoot knew he could lure LBJ into the Vietnam War with the help of the Yeti, based in Central Asia. The Yeti attacks the USS Maddox, and the 1stSFG and the 4thID out of Ft. Lewis deploy to Vietnam.

Just mail my Pulitzer via parcel post...
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Old 7th June 2019, 11:26 AM   #3011
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Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
Yes, it's obvious now.

See...JFK had built up the military as part of his "Flexible Response" strategy to meet the global communist threat. This meant an expansion of activity at Fort Lewis, Washington, whose training ranges stretch into Bigfoot country. Worse, 1st Special Forces Group often trained in the Nisqually Wilderness making it harder for Bigfoot to do Bigfoot stuff.

So...by killing JFK, Bigfoot knew he could lure LBJ into the Vietnam War with the help of the Yeti, based in Central Asia. The Yeti attacks the USS Maddox, and the 1stSFG and the 4thID out of Ft. Lewis deploy to Vietnam.

Just mail my Pulitzer via parcel post...
Those special forces guys were awesome, I never applied, because I wanted out, but I did admire them.
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Good video on Carcanos in general

Cat who looks like a cruise ship magician has an excellent Youtube channel focusing on rare firearms. This is his piece on the M38 Carcano in 7.35, but he recounts much of the history of the Carcano and the design philosophy that went into it:

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Cat who looks like a cruise ship magician has an excellent Youtube channel focusing on rare firearms. This is his piece on the M38 Carcano in 7.35, but he recounts much of the history of the Carcano and the design philosophy that went into it:

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I have mercifully but unfortunately forgotten the title of the JFK conspiracy book supposedly written by one of the plotters. He was advised that the 7.35mm caliber Carcano was a good rifle, so he went to a gun shop and bought two, then bought two more.

I think he also said he shot J. D. Tippit when Tippit objected once he realized he was helping forward a murder conspiracy.

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I have mercifully but unfortunately forgotten the title of the JFK conspiracy book supposedly written by one of the plotters. He was advised that the 7.35mm caliber Carcano was a good rifle, so he went to a gun shop and bought two, then bought two more.

I think he also said he shot J. D. Tippit when Tippit objected once he realized he was helping forward a murder conspiracy.

"Files on JFK: Interviews with the Confessed Assassin"

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The irony is that the owner of one local Dallas area gunshop owned a Carcano like Oswald's rifle, and bore a resemblance to him. He is considered to be the source of "False Oswald Sightings" at gun ranges before the assassination. Oswald bought ammo from him.

I can't speak to the availability of the 6.5x52mm Carcano in Texas gun and sporting good stores in 1963, but they were cheap, and are still a quality rifle today.
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The irony is that the owner of one local Dallas area gunshop owned a Carcano like Oswald's rifle, and bore a resemblance to him. He is considered to be the source of "False Oswald Sightings" at gun ranges before the assassination. Oswald bought ammo from him.

I can't speak to the availability of the 6.5x52mm Carcano in Texas gun and sporting good stores in 1963, but they were cheap, and are still a quality rifle today.
Dankbar said he had bought four Carcanos in 7.35 mm. These are extremely rare guns, because the Italians rechambered all they had made for 6.5.

Like in Brian Garfield's Death Sentence where the protagonist buys a "Luger" (Parabellum) in .45 caliber. There were a few made for the War Department to look over before they went with the Colt. .45 ACP, and they are extremely rare.

(Brian Garfield didn't like the Death Wish movie, so he wrote a sequel he felt was more realistic.)

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I have mercifully but unfortunately forgotten the title of the JFK conspiracy book supposedly written by one of the plotters. He was advised that the 7.35mm caliber Carcano was a good rifle, so he went to a gun shop and bought two, then bought two more.

I think he also said he shot J. D. Tippit when Tippit objected once he realized he was helping forward a murder conspiracy.

It's Robert Morrow's book called "First Hand Knowledge", published 1992 (I think it was originally published in the 1970's and republished after Oliver Stone's movie, "JFK".

https://www.amazon.com/First-Hand-Kn.../dp/1561711799

See this review, which says in part: "The only new material here - which may be pure fabrication like the rest of the story - is that the author purchased four surplus rifles and cut part of the wooden stock away so that the rifles could be disassembled with three screws instead of the usual four. Curiously, the images of the 'modified stock' rifle(s) in the book do not match any of the images of Oswald's rifle, which does not have a modified stock..."

Of course, if he bought 7.35 rifles, he bought the wrong caliber, as Oswald's rifle was 6.5 caliber. Moreover, he doesn't appear to understand how ballistic matching of a bullet (or a shell) to a specific rifle is accomplished. In the case of the recovered three shells, one nearly whole bullet, and two large bullet fragments, all were determined to have been fired in Oswald's rifle to the exclusion of all other weapons in the world.

He appears to think all weapons are pretty much interchangeable.

Here's a review of the book: http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/morrow.htm

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Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
The irony is that the owner of one local Dallas area gunshop owned a Carcano like Oswald's rifle, and bore a resemblance to him. He is considered to be the source of "False Oswald Sightings" at gun ranges before the assassination. Oswald bought ammo from him.

I can't speak to the availability of the 6.5x52mm Carcano in Texas gun and sporting good stores in 1963, but they were cheap, and are still a quality rifle today.
John Thomas Masen is the supposed gunshop owner in question. There were only a few gunshops in the Dallas area that sold 6.5mm ammo. Masen's was reportedly one of them. But it was never established where exactly Oswald obtained his ammo.

The lack of the receipt is of course one of the things CTs question: "Where'd Oswald obtain his ammunition? Why no receipt for that?" The lack of a paper trail causes them to doubt the legitimacy of the ammo, and they argue Oswald could NOT have been involved in the assassination. With no purchase of bullets, Oswald couldn't shoot the President.

Of course, there is a long paper trail for the weapon, but that doesn't stop CTs from questioning the legitimacy of the weapon.

So paper trail, no paper trail, it really doesn't matter to a CT.

All that matters is that they can find some reason to doubt the obvious conclusion.

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Originally Posted by HSienzant View Post
It's Robert Morrow's book called "First Hand Knowledge", published 1992 (I think it was originally published in the 1970's and republished after Oliver Stone's movie, "JFK".

https://www.amazon.com/First-Hand-Kn.../dp/1561711799

See this review, which says in part: "The only new material here - which may be pure fabrication like the rest of the story - is that the author purchased four surplus rifles and cut part of the wooden stock away so that the rifles could be disassembled with three screws instead of the usual four. Curiously, the images of the 'modified stock' rifle(s) in the book do not match any of the images of Oswald's rifle, which does not have a modified stock..."

Of course, if he bought 7.35 rifles, he bought the wrong caliber, as Oswald's rifle was 6.5 caliber. Moreover, he doesn't appear to understand how ballistic matching of a bullet (or a shell) to a specific rifle is accomplished. In the case of the recovered three shells, one nearly whole bullet, and two large bullet fragments, all were determined to have been fired in Oswald's rifle to the exclusion of all other weapons in the world.

He appears to think all weapons are pretty much interchangeable.

Here's a review of the book: http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/morrow.htm

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I've got a paperback of the original 1970's printing - I believe the title was "I Killed Kennedy"
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Originally Posted by HSienzant View Post
It's Robert Morrow's book called "First Hand Knowledge", published 1992 (I think it was originally published in the 1970's and republished after Oliver Stone's movie, "JFK".

https://www.amazon.com/First-Hand-Kn.../dp/1561711799

See this review, which says in part: "The only new material here - which may be pure fabrication like the rest of the story - is that the author purchased four surplus rifles and cut part of the wooden stock away so that the rifles could be disassembled with three screws instead of the usual four. Curiously, the images of the 'modified stock' rifle(s) in the book do not match any of the images of Oswald's rifle, which does not have a modified stock..."

Of course, if he bought 7.35 rifles, he bought the wrong caliber, as Oswald's rifle was 6.5 caliber. Moreover, he doesn't appear to understand how ballistic matching of a bullet (or a shell) to a specific rifle is accomplished. In the case of the recovered three shells, one nearly whole bullet, and two large bullet fragments, all were determined to have been fired in Oswald's rifle to the exclusion of all other weapons in the world.

He appears to think all weapons are pretty much interchangeable.

Here's a review of the book: http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/morrow.htm

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Do you remember if he indicated that in his book?
Another round of failure to understand the facts concerning caliber..
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Originally Posted by HSienzant View Post
It's Robert Morrow's book called "First Hand Knowledge", published 1992 (I think it was originally published in the 1970's and republished after Oliver Stone's movie, "JFK".

https://www.amazon.com/First-Hand-Kn.../dp/1561711799

See this review, which says in part: "The only new material here - which may be pure fabrication like the rest of the story - is that the author purchased four surplus rifles and cut part of the wooden stock away so that the rifles could be disassembled with three screws instead of the usual four. Curiously, the images of the 'modified stock' rifle(s) in the book do not match any of the images of Oswald's rifle, which does not have a modified stock..."

Of course, if he bought 7.35 rifles, he bought the wrong caliber, as Oswald's rifle was 6.5 caliber. Moreover, he doesn't appear to understand how ballistic matching of a bullet (or a shell) to a specific rifle is accomplished. In the case of the recovered three shells, one nearly whole bullet, and two large bullet fragments, all were determined to have been fired in Oswald's rifle to the exclusion of all other weapons in the world.

He appears to think all weapons are pretty much interchangeable.

Here's a review of the book: http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/morrow.htm

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Do you remember if he indicated that in his book?
Another round of failure to understand the facts concerning caliber..
He didn't seem to have mentioned it, or shown any knowledge that the bullets, fragments, and casings were all in 6.5mm caliber. As people have said, this is one of those fringe "I wuz dere" books that got a boost after JFK was released.

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The irony is that the owner of one local Dallas area gunshop owned a Carcano like Oswald's rifle, and bore a resemblance to him. He is considered to be the source of "False Oswald Sightings" at gun ranges before the assassination. Oswald bought ammo from him.

I can't speak to the availability of the 6.5x52mm Carcano in Texas gun and sporting good stores in 1963, but they were cheap, and are still a quality rifle today.
The problem with the standard issue Carcano in World War 2 was not the rifle itself, but that it had a really lousy,underpowered cartridge. Why is a puzzle, the Carcano was capable of hanling a more powerful version ot the 6.5 cartridge.
First thing to learn about shooting is that not all cartridges of the same caliber are created equal;some are a lot better then others.
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The problem with the standard issue Carcano in World War 2 was not the rifle itself, but that it had a really lousy,underpowered cartridge. Why is a puzzle, the Carcano was capable of hanling a more powerful version ot the 6.5 cartridge.
First thing to learn about shooting is that not all cartridges of the same caliber are created equal;some are a lot better then others.
Yeah, Oswald's ammo was 160 grain, which is an overpowered round, and since he's dead we can't ask if he chose the grain, or if that was what was on the shelf.
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The lack of the receipt is of course one of the things CTs question: "Where'd Oswald obtain his ammunition? Why no receipt for that?" The lack of a paper trail causes them to doubt the legitimacy of the ammo, and they argue Oswald could NOT have been involved in the assassination. With no purchase of bullets, Oswald couldn't shoot the President.

Of course, there is a long paper trail for the weapon, but that doesn't stop CTs from questioning the legitimacy of the weapon.

So paper trail, no paper trail, it really doesn't matter to a CT.

All that matters is that they can find some reason to doubt the obvious conclusion.

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Presumably, so as to be consistent with their own arguments, these conspiracy theorists have provided a paper trail for the additional bullets, shot by the other shooter(s), which they claim really killed Kennedy.
Can anyone point me to where this has been published?

No, I'm not holding my breath.
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Originally Posted by Cosmic Yak View Post
Presumably, so as to be consistent with their own arguments, these conspiracy theorists have provided a paper trail for the additional bullets, shot by the other shooter(s), which they claim really killed Kennedy.
Can anyone point me to where this has been published?

No, I'm not holding my breath.
Doesn't exist and never will exist, since it didn't happen. But you knew that.
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Originally Posted by Cosmic Yak View Post
Presumably, so as to be consistent with their own arguments, these conspiracy theorists have provided a paper trail for the additional bullets, shot by the other shooter(s), which they claim really killed Kennedy.
Can anyone point me to where this has been published?

No, I'm not holding my breath.
While not well known they are held in under great security here:



Behind the core stone situated: 2nd on the left, second tier. The pyramid itself is on the continent of Mu in a shady neighborhood of Lemuria within the city of Atlantis.
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While not well known they are held in under great security here:

https://i.imgur.com/GyPUKaN.jpg

Behind the core stone situated: 2nd on the left, second tier. The pyramid itself is on the continent of Mu in a shady neighborhood of Lemuria within the city of Atlantis.
That place has really gone down hill since they added a Hard Rock Cafe. Either you take secretly ruling the world seriously or you don't.
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I noticed MJ on a 9/11 thread.
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I turned on the tv and JFK was on. I saw the part where Costner asks, about buying the rifle, "Why did he get it through the mail with a paper trail and not just go to any gun store in town and use a fake name?"

It made me think of this thread. First of all, I thought that the supposed paper trail was all fake? That's what was claimed here. There is no actual paper trail.

Second, he didn't buy it from a gun store in town, which means no one could ID him as the one who bought the gun. He could use a fake name, but he still could be identified. Next, better than buying it from a gun store with a fake name, he bought it friggin mail order with a fake name, and had it sent to a po box under a fake name.

In the movie, the implication is that he didn't try to cover his tracks when he bought the rifle, which is obviously way off base. Just another way the movie distorts things.

What did Garrison say about the gun in his book? Did he blatantly concede that the paper trail clearly linked it to Oswald?
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I turned on the tv and JFK was on. I saw the part where Costner asks, about buying the rifle, "Why did he get it through the mail with a paper trail and not just go to any gun store in town and use a fake name?"

It made me think of this thread. First of all, I thought that the supposed paper trail was all fake? That's what was claimed here. There is no actual paper trail.

Second, he didn't buy it from a gun store in town, which means no one could ID him as the one who bought the gun. He could use a fake name, but he still could be identified. Next, better than buying it from a gun store with a fake name, he bought it friggin mail order with a fake name, and had it sent to a po box under a fake name.

In the movie, the implication is that he didn't try to cover his tracks when he bought the rifle, which is obviously way off base. Just another way the movie distorts things.

What did Garrison say about the gun in his book? Did he blatantly concede that the paper trail clearly linked it to Oswald?
WRT Garrison, local NOLA opinion even before he went after Shaw was that he was so inept He'd try to indict a ham sandwich, fail to get the indictment, eat the sandwich and then wonder where it went.

YMMV.

The movie sucked out loud wrt the established facts.
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WRT Garrison, local NOLA opinion even before he went after Shaw was that he was so inept He'd try to indict a ham sandwich, fail to get the indictment, eat the sandwich and then wonder where it went.

YMMV.

The movie sucked out loud wrt the established facts.
Blissfully, I have never watched it except for the clips "back and left".
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Blissfully, I have never watched it except for the clips "back and left".
My old man, who hated the man and believed he was murdered by Mafiosi pretty much laughed and snorted through the movie when we went to see it - the backwards and to the left jive elicited a serious snort of derision and the shaking of his head.

Since he had correctly predicted LHO's life expectancy at his first look at the guy on TV ("that ******* won't last a week") I was always inclined to believe his version of events.

Life in the world taught me otherwise.
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My old man, who hated the man and believed he was murdered by Mafiosi pretty much laughed and snorted through the movie when we went to see it - the backwards and to the left jive elicited a serious snort of derision and the shaking of his head.

Since he had correctly predicted LHO's life expectancy at his first look at the guy on TV ("that ******* won't last a week") I was always inclined to believe his version of events.

Life in the world taught me otherwise.
Yes the back and left was Hollywood at its worst, no science just "this will look better". Everyone knows that bullets have a lot of momentum so an object hit should move in the opposite direction as the bullet is travelling. It is too bad for those that believe this nonsense as experimentation should wake them up.
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Wait, do people still think JFK was like a documentary on how the assassination happened?
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Wait, do people still think JFK was like a documentary on how the assassination happened?
I don't know if they think it was a documentary, but I do wonder how many still think that there is enough there to make you wonder.

Despite the fact that a lot of it is completely fabricated for the movie, and that which isn't is stale conspiracy drivel.
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Originally Posted by heymatto70 View Post
Wait, do people still think JFK was like a documentary on how the assassination happened?
Some may believe that just as Apollo 13 isn't a documentary, yet some will add their two cents thoughts into the mistakes that the movie made. For example the mini flair up after the accident leading to questioning Swigert "what did you do" or similar thoughts if that isn't the correct wording. The three astronauts previewing the film told Ron Howard; that never happened.
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The JFK Assassination will forever be a source of crime fiction stories. JFK is a bad crime fiction story. The Stephen King novel (and mini series) 11.22.63 is a good crime fiction story. James Elroy got two books out of the conspiracy. My favorite JFK-CT based movie was Flashpoint from 1984 staring Kris Kristofferson and Treat Williams.

It's like Area-51. There aren't aliens there but it's a better story if there are.
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