Earl Needham (
Fri, 13 Mar 1998 12:24:44 -0700

At 03:46 PM 3/13/98 GMT, Someone wrote:
>You write
>  	And, just in case -- Happy Saint Patrick's Day everyone!
>Cough, cough; not for some of us who did 2 tours in Northern Ireland and
>lost 2 guys in a boobytrap bomb in 83. It's like us in the UK putting up
>on the net, "Happy Tet anniversary" to wind up the Vietnam vets....

	Oh gosh, let me apologise in public for this.  As usual, I was not
thinking how large an audience the internet serves.  Please forgive me for
this error.
	My condolences for your troops families and for you, too.  As I said, I
didn't realize this would be such an offense.