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6 Mind Blowing Ways 'Starship Troopers' Predicted the Future

http://www.cracked.com

Yes, Starship Troopers. The campy anti-war satire about a race from a distant, desert land, who out of nowhere strikes a civilian target in a way we didn't think was possible, leading to heavy-handed patriotic propaganda, and a headlong rush into a war with a poorly thought-out strategy that results in a quagmire. You don't have to agree with the message to get that it's clearly a satirical send-up of the War on Terror. If anything, it's too on-the-nose.

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Created by Karrde188 2 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 40 weeks ago
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Not at all

alisium 2 years 40 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago

I think the author may be going off the movie. Which is a terrible hack job of a book to movie remake. The book, the actual Starship Troopers, is not anything like what is described above.

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