Private Eye Cartoon

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  1. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Page 21 of today's Private Eye seems to show some sympathy for our servicemen.

    Under a picture of an Action Man toy with one boot, a sling and a bandaged head.

    'This year's Must Have Christmas Toy'
    'Wounded-in-Action-Man'
    'Comes complete with
    No hospital facilities
    No compensation
    No recognition'

    Price: Next to Nothing

    Warning - This product has been recalled because he is full of lead.


    Nice touch, I thought.
     
  2. Biped

    Biped LE Book Reviewer

    Ooooh, biting. One can always rely on the Private Eye to get straight to the nub of the matter!
     
  3. Would be VERY funny if it wasnt so close to the bone.....
     
  4. Thier cartoon a couple of issues ago showing a close up of small wooden crosses in the Field of Remembrance and the caption "Record poppy crop in Afghanistan".
     
  5. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    There's quite a good article by 'Squarebasher' regarding the MWMIK and the Mastiff and their use in sandy places too.

    Maybe, just maybe, the tide is turning ....
     
  6. Exquisite.
     
  7. can anyone scan it and post the image?
     
  8. Maybe. But not for a cnut that looks like you.