Assorted Stuff 2017-03-01T06:34:10+00:00

Assorted Stuff

Burning Shit

Burning our shit deprived local farmers of valuable fertilizer, used large amounts of gasoline and diesel fuel, served as punishment duty and fouled the Vietnamese sky with dark black smoke. Human waste was a staple [...]


I doubt the Vietnamese had a word for what we Americans called trash. Beer and soda cans had much thicker walls in 1969 and were not easily crushed by hand. Inventive Vietnamese pounded them flat [...]