Generation Kill: Season 1, Episode 5

A Burning Dog (10 Aug. 2008)

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As they scope a tiny hamlet, the men of Bravo are frustrated by the capricious nature of the war, and Colbert struggles to defend the actions of the higher-ups. Meanwhile, First Recon runs ... See full summary »

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As they scope a tiny hamlet, the men of Bravo are frustrated by the capricious nature of the war, and Colbert struggles to defend the actions of the higher-ups. Meanwhile, First Recon runs into a number of surprises as they try to cross a bridge. Written by Anonymous

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When Staff Sergeant Colbert is mocking Corporal Person, he refers to him being raised in a "whiskey tango trailer park." Whiskey and Tango are part of the NATO phonetic alphabet that represent the letters W and T. In this context, Whiskey Tango means "White Trash." See more »

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Before the controlled detonation of the school, a blue smoke marker is launched. Immediately after the detonation of the school, there is no blue smoke. See more »

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Sgt. Brad 'Iceman' Colbert: If my mother ever distributed my likeness without written authorization I would disown her.
Cpl. Josh Ray Person: Technically speaking Brad, but didn't your biological parents disown you when they put you up for adoption?
Sgt. Brad 'Iceman' Colbert: Point Ray, I was one of those unfortunates adopted by upper middle class professionals, nurtured in an environment of Learning, Art and a socioreligious culture steeped in two thousand years of Talmudic tradition, not everyone is lucky enough have been raised in Whiskey Tango trailer park, by a ...
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