6Emeri replied to 2 Jacob's discussion History of the Stanley Cup Playoffs
"I have never watched an actual hockey game before, I have only seen clips of "hockey games" in like movies. I haven't really heard of the NHL before now, so I don't have a favorite team. I don't know which team will be taking home The Stanley Cup…"
Apr 30
6Emeri replied to 4Eli's discussion The West Virginia Coal War
"I think based on how much people relied on coal for everyday tasks, miners should have definitely gotten more help from the government. I think they did the right thing to stop pushing up Blair Mountain because in the end they got what they were…"
Apr 30
6Emeri replied to 5Sammy's discussion Bay of Pigs
"They should have prepared more before invading, but it also didn't help that there were some of Castro's people spying on them sothey knew the plan. If I had been apart of this failed mission I would be embarrassed and upset with myself for doing…"
Apr 30
6Emeri replied to 2/6/8Caleb Sampson's discussion Global Climate Change
"I think just with our way of life, we won't be able to completely stop climate change. But we can slow it down by doing things, like walking or biking to places when they are close by or carpooling. There are too many factors that play a part in…"
Apr 30
6Emeri replied to 8ulyssa's discussion Iowa and Nebraska Tornadoes
"I was actually at a dance competition on Friday, so I didn't get to wqtch the tornado. We were in a shelter at the MAC from the time we arrived to over an hour and a half later. I do know some people who got hit pretty bad by the tornado."
Apr 30
6Emeri replied to 5Clara's discussion     JFK Assassination  
"I don't think he did this alone. It would take a lot a preparation and planning to be able to kill the president, even executing it would be difficult to do on your own. I would be terrified to say the least if somebody was shot right next to me. I…"
Apr 17
6Emeri replied to 8Lincoln's discussion O.J Simpson
"There really isn't any evidence that he didn't commit the murders, meaning with Nicole's phone call he must have done it. But then at the same time if he did do it why would ghe write a book about if he did do it? That doesn't make any sense, plus…"
Apr 17
6Emeri replied to 6Anastacia's discussion A Historical Lobotomy, Gone Wrong
"I do not think Rosemary should have gotten the procedure just with all the risks and is was still new-ish. It was wrong that her father made her get the surgery all together, but it is worse that he even went behind his wife back to do it. I would…"
Apr 17
6Emeri replied to 4westin's discussion history of the united states military
"I did not know about the histroy of our army before reading this article. I think that everyone should learn the history of our army at some point. it could be useful to know about this type of stuff.  I don't know anything else about the history of…"
Apr 17
6Emeri replied to 4riley's discussion Does Earth Day help?
"I try to take care of the Earth when I can. I pick up trash that I see outside and try to recycle whatever I can. Throughout the year I recycle and reuse things like containers. I feel like Earth Day helps a bit because more people go out to pick up…"
Apr 17
6Emeri replied to 4Rebekah's discussion AMBER Alerts
"I usually always read the AMBER Alerts that I get on my phone. I do think AMBER alerts are beneficial because it gives everyone the information needed to be able to help if they saw something. I would call if I saw the vehicle or person described in…"
Apr 10
6Emeri replied to 6Elizabeth's discussion Death penalty
"I do not agree with the death penalty because its not right to be able to decide who lives and who dies. Everyone should have the chance to be able to turn their life around. People with mental problems should be able to get the help they need…"
Apr 10
6Emeri replied to 5 Jonas's discussion History of Golf
"I have never played golf, but I have done mini-golf a few times. During Pe we have played golf a little, but I wasn't that good at it. I don't have a favorite course. I do enjoy to simply walk around outside with my friends."
Apr 10
6Emeri replied to 8Kamdyn's discussion Should TikTok be banned?
"I don't think TikTok should be banned because the repercussions of banning it could be really bad. I do use TikTok every so often, but I don't post anything. I think for the most part TikTok isn't unsafe but users should definitely be careful using…"
Apr 10
6Emeri replied to 5Annabelle's discussion The History of Disney World
"I been to Disneyland before, it was very fun trip and given the chance I would go again. While I was pretty young when we went, but I really enjoyed the food and the rides. I also remember being really excited about meeting the princesses."
Apr 10
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It I would also be very confused as to what happened. The mistake made could have been grave but they figured out of to use them to their advantage. I also think I could survive just not feel well afterwards and if I did I wouldn't eat them for a…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 5Lydia's discussion History of April Fools Day
"April Fools Day isn't something I really care about. Pranks have seem to be getting less popular over the years. I haven't ever done a April Fools Day prank before. I have never heard the history of April Fools Day but it is pretty interesting."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 4Mason's discussion History of Rap/Hip-Hop
"I am not involved in that current Rap beef that is going on. I have only heard a few Rap songs but its really not my favorite type of music. I think the main reason is that I like to be able to sing along with the song and I can't sing along with…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 8Enrique's discussion History of Fast Foods
"I have never visited White Castle. My favorite fast food restaurant would have to be Chick-fil-a because they have really good chicken nuggets and sause. I would prefer fast food now more than from back then, mostly because it is what I'm more used…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 8Jeffrey's discussion Do aliens really exist?
"I do not believe in the posibility that aliens exist. If Aliens by chance came to Earth I would be really shocked and honestly scared because another species arriving on Earth isn't something to be taken lightly. No I don't think the government has…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6MaryRuth W's discussion George Stinney and the Electric Chair
"I would be absolutely terrified if I was George Stinney. I couldn't imagine being sentenced to death at that age for a crime he never commited. I think that the US should not ever continue with the death penalty nor should have ever taken place."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It is pretty confusing how this even happened. It is possible that they could of hisheard the code word, but if the code word was tootsie roll and they got tootsie rolls it was probably more of not understanding than mishearing."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It would definitely be scary if they didn't get the much needed bullets during war time, especially when they are already outnumbered. It was a big mistake on their part for the misunderstanding of the codeword. "
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"This is definitely would be very confusing if they were expecting more bullets and received tootsie rolls instead. It is possible that the soldier messed something up on their part with the codeword. It would be hard to survive two weeks on…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It is pretty interesting that this happened at all. They definitely had to think outside the box to be able to use the tootsie rolls to fix things they need fix to bring them to safety. It's good that it all worked out for them."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It is a very stressful situation that happened . They obviously really needed the bullets because they asked for more. Although they definitely needed the bullets them made great use out of all the tootsie rolls the had received."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It would be very funny and shocking and a whole bunch of other emotions mixed together. It was a very weird thing to happen. It makes me wonder if this wasn't the only time their was a mistake with the codewords."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would too, they obviously needed more ammo if they asked for more. I wonder if they ended up calling in again about the mistsake and asked for ammo again. That way they had it. It was definitely an accident, but at least it worked out."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would also be completely shocked from this situation. It would be a funny story to tell after it was all over. It would be very difficult to survive for two whole weeks on tootsie rolls alone. I think I would get very sick from all of them."
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would also be pretty shocked to this situation. I think I would find it funny too but I don't know if it would be because it was a funny situation or because it was just very surprising. It would be terrible to have to live off of tootsie rolls…"
Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It was a crazy thing to happen. I didn't think of the possibility of them saying it wrong or that the soldiers had messed something up on their part. I would also probably be shocked if I was expecting bullets and got tootsie rolls instead.
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Apr 4
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I think I might laugh about the complete absurdity of the situation. How could a mix up like that even happen? People con't survive on just chocolate alone they obviously need things like water to. They also need their ammo because they asked for it."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would also be frustrated and angry after waiting for much needed ammo only to receive a bunch of candy instead. Once I was safe I would probably find the situation funny and laugh. A nice laugh would definitely do so good for them."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"this is definitely a very frustrating situation they found themselves in. And many of those soldiers did find it funny and made jokes about it afterwards. It is remarkable how smart they were to figure out how to use them to save lives."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"They were probably very grateful that it all worked out and saved tons of people's lives. The person who received the call for more ammo wasn't thinking clearly, did they just not question why soldiers would want a ton of candy when they are…"
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would also be very confused if I asked for bullets that I really need but got tootsie rolls instead. This is definitely a situation I would look back on and laugh about it. I also think I could survive two weeks on tootsie rolls if I really needed…"
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"Honestly I probably would also have a mental breakdown too. I couldn't imagine just waiting for ammo they desperately needed and getting candy instead. I probably would also not eat them again for away away eating them for two weeks straight."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I would also be very confused at seeing Tootsie Rolls instead of ammo. I would probably find it pretty funny once I wasn't in danger. I think I could survive for two weeks but I wouldn't feel well at all afterwards."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"It would definitely be terrible to eat candy for two weeks straight no matter what type. It would be especially hard if you don't like that type of candy. For me I wouldn't have a problem with that because I like them."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"My first reaction would not be to laugh but rather be mad or upset. I would probably only really find it funny after I got to safety. I'm also unsure how that mix up happened and it makes me question if it has happened in other cases."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I couldn't imagine their surprise and frustration. I would be so mad and wonder how on earth they managed to mess it up. I also think it would become an inside-joke thing between the soldiers. I think I could survive but just be very sick."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I definitely agree with you! It was a terrible mistake that could have cost them their lives, but they were resourceful and found a way through it. I think I was them I would find it funny once i wasn't in danger anymore, like a little inside joke…"
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"i couldn't imagine their first thoughts and reactions to getting tootsie rolls instead of getting the bullets the really needed. They were extremely resourceful in not wasting what they were given. I wonder if they called back in and told the people…"
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"Me too! After I survived and got to safety, I would probably look back on it and find it funny. The guy who received the call definitely needed to brush up on the codewords. I think I wounldn't die, but I wouldn't feel good at all."
Apr 3
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"Its crazy how they mixed it up with the code word, but it seemed to all work out. I wonder if the guy to answered the radio was fired?? They would get really boring I probably wouldn't eat them again for a really long time afterwards."
Apr 2
6Emeri replied to 6Emeri's discussion Tootsie Rolls, A Saving Grace
"I know! They were very smart and determined to be able to use these Tootsie Rolls for their benefit. I don't think I would be able to figure that out. I would also start to feel sick after two weeks of eating Tootsie Rolls."
Apr 2
6Emeri posted a discussion
In 1950 during the Korean War ran into an interesting dilemma when the use of a codeword gets misinterpreted. While stationed in ChangJin Reservoir, the Marine troops found themselves severally outnumbered and undersupplied. When they were almost…
Mar 31
6Emeri replied to 8leigha's discussion History of Selena Quintanilla
"I have heard about her during my spanish class two-ish years ago, but I haven't really listened to any of her songs before. I did watch the 'Selena' movie in class that same year, it was good. I don't think 30 years is enough time in prison for…"
Mar 27
6Emeri replied to 5Sienna's discussion history of Florida
"I have never been to Florida, but I would like to go and visit Disney World. There were a lot of interesting facts that I didn't know but ine that stood out to me was the facts that Florida is the flattest state in America. I like to watch…"
Mar 27
6Emeri replied to 4Vylet's discussion The history of makeup
"I think that makeup will change a lot more over the years, a lot like everything else. With new inventions and technology I think everything will just keep improving, or atleast changing. Some people go a little crazy with the makeup but for the…"
Mar 27
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