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August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
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August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
10. United States Army Parachute Team
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August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
10. United States Army Parachute Team
11. 1st Foreign Parachute Battalion, French Foreign Legion

Things did not go well for it at Dien Bien Phu.
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Old 08-20-2019, 09:17 AM
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Perseus is out but I haven't decided on Icarus and Daedalus.

August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
10. United States Army Parachute Team
11. 1st Foreign Parachute Battalion, French Foreign Legion
12. 724th Special Tactics Group

https://www.airforcespecialtactics.af.mil/724STG/

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Old 08-20-2019, 09:21 AM
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August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
10. United States Army Parachute Team
11. 1st Foreign Parachute Battalion, French Foreign Legion
12. 724th Special Tactics Group
13. Tuskegee Airmen

Next up: Creatures that live on blood

1. Mosquitoes

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Old 08-20-2019, 11:49 AM
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Old 08-20-2019, 11:53 AM
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Old 08-20-2019, 11:56 AM
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(See previous posts about the Tuskegee Airmen, they were an air squadron not an Airborne unit.)

August 16th was National Airborne Day, list of Airborne units past and present.

1. 7th Special Forces Group
2. 82nd Airborne Division
3. SEAL Team Six
4. 11th Airborne Division (Angels)
5. 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division, Luftwaffe, WWII
6. Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne
7. 112th Signal Bn (SO)(A)
8. 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), British Army
9. Teishin Shudan, Imperial Japanese Army
10. United States Army Parachute Team
11. 1st Foreign Parachute Battalion, French Foreign Legion
12. 724th Special Tactics Group
13. 18th Airborne Corps.

Creatures that live on blood

1. Mosquitoes
2. vampire bats
3. tongue-eating louse
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Old 08-20-2019, 12:09 PM
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Housekeeping.
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Old 08-20-2019, 12:11 PM
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triatominae
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Old 08-20-2019, 01:03 PM
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8. head lice

nice pleasant topic we got going here
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Old 08-20-2019, 01:58 PM
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5. Bedbugs
6. Kissing bugs
7. Leeches
8. head lice
9. vampire moths
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Old 08-20-2019, 02:06 PM
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3. Vampire finches
4. tongue-eating louse
5. Bedbugs
6. Kissing bugs
7. Leeches
8. head lice
9. vampire moths
10. vampire flying frogs

Yes, that's a real thing. They live in Vietnam.
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10. vampire flying frogs
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Old 08-20-2019, 02:20 PM
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12. Vampires.
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5. Bedbugs
6. Kissing bugs
7. Leeches
8. head lice
9. vampire moths
10. vampire flying frogs
11. ticks
12. Vampires
13. Chupacabra

Fictional, but still: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chupacabra

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Old 08-20-2019, 05:24 PM
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10. Minotaur
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8. Phoenix
9. Jackalope
10. Minotaur
11. Griffin

Sightings in Rhode Island are now believed to be fictional.

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10. Minotaur
11. Griffin
12. Loch Ness Monster
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10. Minotaur
11. Griffin
12. Loch Ness Monster
13. Kraken

New:

TV shows that were cancelled before a series-spanning plot could be resolved

1. Carnivale
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5. Farscape
6. My Name Is Earl

AKA "Touched by a Redneck." How I miss it so!
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6. My Name Is Earl
7. Cleopatra 2525
8. Twin Peaks
9. The Expanse

but fortunately, Jeff Besoz is a fan, so it's coming to Amazon.
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6. My Name Is Earl
7. Cleopatra 2525
8. Twin Peaks
9. The Expanse
10. Woody's Roundup
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...10. Woody's Roundup
Well, it ended on a cliffhanger (or canyon-jumper), but we don't know that it was a "series-spanning plot."
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13. Dollhouse

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