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Old 04-03-2016, 12:26 PM
Jackmannii Jackmannii is offline
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When Bruno Hauptmann (Lindbergh baby kidnapper) was in the German army, his commanding officer, a captain (Hauptmann in German) asked Bruno his name. He replied "Hauptmann, Herr Haumptmann". The captain got mad, figuring he was being mocked.