RichieLaw: This gleeful description of the deaths of thousands of individuals was chilling.
Thudfark: Don't you. Point that bloody spear at me.
doubled99: I don't think we should glorify killing people.Couldn't they have just talked out their differences?
Magorn: stuhayes2010: It's hard for me to use the word Hero for invading imperial forces killing native Zulus.especially when it's 150 men with repeating firles single shot rifles squaring off against a mass charge by guys with spears and hide shields. it a damn Civilization game game ot life, except the spearmen never take out a tank in the real world
mbillips: And Jenkins was Welsh, too.
vygramul: stuhayes2010: It's hard for me to use the word Hero for invading imperial forces killing native Zulus.The funny thing is that most leadership of most nations/cultures/tribes/whathaveyou are a bunch of farkwads who did ugly things to their fellow people to become their leadership. I don't respect any of them.
willfullyobscure: better check your colonial privilege, yo.
Nana's Vibrator: Let's be honest. Even at 150 vs. 4000, it was probably like entering a cheat code.
GungFu: Meh.Colonial Invader Problems.Using rfiles against a multitude of shoeless black people with wooden spears and animal hide shields shouting "Where Dem White Wimmin At?" isn't all that brave in my book.
r1niceboy: Those Limeys were all cowards. If you want real heroism, try the US 7th cavalry at Wounded Knee.
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