Generation Kill: Season 1, Episode 2

The Cradle of Civilization (20 Jul. 2008)

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Under orders to consider any Iraqi carrying a weapon hostile, Bravo busts north towards Nasiriyah. Chomping at the bit while others are carrying the fight, the platoon finally gets 'lit up'... See full summary »

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Under orders to consider any Iraqi carrying a weapon hostile, Bravo busts north towards Nasiriyah. Chomping at the bit while others are carrying the fight, the platoon finally gets 'lit up' in a violent but successful skirmish in Al Gharraf. Written by Anonymous

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Goofs

The Company gets to the bridge and Sgt. Colbert is observing. His binoculars are duct-taped on the front leaving horizontal slits but his sight picture is shown as a full circle. See more »

Quotes

Cpl. Josh Ray Person: [to Brad] I see foot-mobiles. 12 o'clock, a 100 metres. Damn! Brad! They're fucking hotties! I didn't know hajis could be hotties. I thought they were all camel-faced hags.
[to the haji hotties]
Cpl. Josh Ray Person: As-salaam alaykum, ladies.
[to Brad]
Cpl. Josh Ray Person: Damn, homey. Better than when I was in my band!
Sgt. Brad 'Iceman' Colbert: 'Cause they haven't heard you play.
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References Scarface (1983) See more »

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Written by Huseyin Erdinc Kamisli
Performed by DJ Kambo
Courtesy of RipTide Music, Inc.
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