He's not kidding.
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Turned out ol’ Duke (that nickname—how could two guys with the nicknames “Duke” and “Irish” end up in the same cockpit during the era of Hunter S. Thompson?)
I was thinking about Smedley Darlington Butler on my way to work this morning, seems like a good place to post the shorter version of his famous speech.