A great answer to an insensitive, dumb question from CBS!!

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    A great answer to an insensitive, dumb question from CBS!!

    Katie Couric, while interviewing a Marine sniper, asked: 'What do you feel when you shoot a terrorist?'

    The Marine shrugged and replied, 'A slight recoil.'
    (Hard to fault a Marine that is that eloquent)
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    This has been determined as an urban legend by snopes.

    Urban Legends Reference Pages: Recoil

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    Nevertheless, funny.

    How about this?

    Katie, how do you feel when you unjustifiably ruin someone's life by misreporting untrue facts about him?
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