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I think the Vietnam memorial captured in a brilliant way what needed to be captured about Vietnam, and to this day has stood the test of time, ... It has in a way captured the difficulty of Vietnam, the historical significance of it, the ordeal of it, and the individual sacrifice involved.
Rudy Giuliani
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When I was a Marine in the hospital during Vietnam, I would have died without being given blood so I know first-hand the importance of having blood available. I always donate and I am very happy to see so many of our kids donate also. We will continue to have the mobile in the future.
Jim Oyster
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But it's not going to be contained in Vietnam if we get a pandemic of avian influenza. Within a very short time span it will spread all over the world.
Hans Troedsson
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Vietnam is still probably not virus-free because it was so widely spread, but they've been able to suppress the virus load. We don't have any indications of any suspected human cases. In the past, there were some issues about the reporting, but that's not the case now.
Hans Troedsson
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[American filmmakers ventured into Vietnam during the 1970s and 1980s with mixed results, but by the 1990s the baby boomers seemed increasingly eager to do an end run around their generation's war and all it represented, to embrace that of their fathers and grandfathers. Perhaps because, as an American veteran in the book] 'The Good War': An Oral History of World War II, ... It was the last time that most Americans thought they were innocent and good, without qualifications.
Studs Terkel
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a complex situation that is not well-understood by folks who fought in Vietnam.
Richard Myers
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The biggest lesson I learned from Vietnam is not to trust [our own] government statements. I had no idea until then that you could not rely on [them].
J. Fulbright
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said Jones, who served in Vietnam from 1969 to 1970, ''so I put it on every morning. I just feel that there's something behind it -- I couldn't tell you what. It's a part of my life; it sort of puts closure behind Vietnam.
Jack Jones
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George is a product of Vietnam, not a product of Bush, ... That feeling has been in the context of every script I've ever read -- every draft -- way before Bush became president.
Rick McCallum
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I had a lot of wonderful experiences. [There were] a lot of protests then. It was the Vietnam War. That gave us a lot of experience as young journalists.
James Nelson
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We don't want to leave in the wrong way like we did in Vietnam.
James Rice
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This reminds me so much of Vietnam.
James Clark
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I knew Maggie since way back, when she was touring during the Vietnam war.
James Spitz
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China and Vietnam have had major wars over little pieces of rock and we've got much more substantial disputes coming down the road as we speak.
Rob Huebert
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There's no way to win that thing. We're just going to end up walking away like we did in Vietnam. I'm going to tell Ginny Brown-Waite while I'm here and while I'm still a Republican what a big mistake that war was.
Robert Belknap
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These patients in Vietnam ... certainly received the dose that was recommended on the package, but those studies were done with standard H3N2, H1N1 (human flu) viruses.
Robert Webster
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I'd like to see some pictures from the Korean and Vietnam eras.
Paul Cooper
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Vietnam told me many stories.
John Whitehead
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We're now probably in another Vietnam.
John Fernandes
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Following a nine-month investigation and several visits by officials from Vietnam and China ... there is compelling evidence of state intervention in the leather footwear sector in both these countries.
Peter Power
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I don't run nowhere. I didn't run in Vietnam, and I'm not going nowhere now.
Philip Turner
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The Vietnam accounting standards for non-performing loans show a rate of about 4 percent. But if they were to apply international standards the rate would probably be closer to 15 percent, a very high rate indeed.
Jonathan Pincus
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The worst nightmare I ever had about Vietnam was that I had to go back. I woke up in a sweat, in total terror.
Oliver Stone
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In Vietnam, I did that.
Kevin Coates
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So we have not learned our lessons from Vietnam and the same thing is happening all over again.
Michael Stoops
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During Vietnam, Lyndon Johnson said we can fight them there or fight them here, but no one believed it. This time, there's more fear about what happens next.
Michael Kazin
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I grew up in the Vietnam era, and my hair came out of my helmet a little bit — and I couldn't play like A.J.,
Jim Tressel
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It took many, many years to get to this point in Vietnam.
Joan Baez
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John McCain
Comparisons with Vietnam are grossly overdrawn. We were having hundreds of casualties a week in Vietnam. ... It just is not applicable at this time,
John McCain
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We are satisfied with the good momentum of development of China-Vietnam relations.
Kong Quan
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