I wonder how good these guys are. Could they go toe to toe with, let's say, Al Qaeda?
Well, you could look it up - "Great Battles in History Won by the Swiss Guards."
Oh, wait ...
posted on 02/28/2013 7:50:18 AM PST
There is a first time for everything.
posted on 02/28/2013 7:52:50 AM PST
(Sen Ted Cruz is my adoptive Senator)
The Swiss were famous as warriors and mercenaries.
posted on 02/28/2013 8:03:44 AM PST
(Romney is a longtime supporter of homosexualizing the Boy Scouts (and the military).)
posted on 02/28/2013 8:13:05 AM PST
Sometimes the sign of being a highly skilled force is never having to fight.
posted on 02/28/2013 8:25:22 AM PST
(Not just another moon faced assassin of joy.)
In May 1527 about 150 out of 190 Swiss Guards gave their lives fighting the troops of Charles V and allowing Pope Clement VII to escape capture. Anyone who thinks the current Swiss Guard wouldn’t do the same to protect the current Pope is kidding themselves.
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