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Little Nemo
03-09-2008, 05:00 PM
An unusual way (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-yldqNkGfo) of looking at recent history.

mobo85
03-09-2008, 05:04 PM
I had started a thread (http://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=458989) on this video, but it's so amusing it needs all the publicity it can get. War is hell, but it's also delicious. Although the ending shows what will probably happen to us all if we keep going that way.

Ephemera
03-09-2008, 05:34 PM
It took me until the arms race to figure out what the hell those noodles (stroganoff?) were supposed to represent.

mobo85
03-09-2008, 05:46 PM
It took me until the arms race to figure out what the hell those noodles (stroganoff?) were supposed to represent.

That is beef stroganoff, comrade! The official website linked to in the video is currently down, so here's a breakdown, in order of appearance

Bratwurst, pretzels- Germans
Matzos- Jews
Baguettes- French
Fish and chips- British
Sushi- Japanese
Hamburgers- Americans
Beef stroganoff- Russians
Shish kebobs- various Arab nations
Bagel with cream cheese and lox- Israel
Kimchee- Koreans
Spring rolls- Vietnamese
Falafel- Arab terrorists
Chicken sandwich- American airplanes

maggenpye
03-09-2008, 05:50 PM
That was brilliant. Just brilliant. Thanks for sharing.

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