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TOM CRUISE: My Job's As Hard As FIGHTING IN AFGHANISTAN
TMZ ^ | 8 Nov 13 | Unattributed

Posted on 11/08/2013 7:16:17 PM PST by LSUfan

Tom Cruise not only thinks he trains harder than Olympic athletes, he believes his job as a professional actor is as grueling as fighting the war in Afghanistan -- this according to legal docs obtained by TMZ.

As we reported, Cruise recently sat for a deposition in his $50 million libel suit against a magazine publisher that claimed he abandoned daughter Suri -- and his quotes are GOLD.

First, the Middle East -- Tom says his location shoots are just like serving a tour in Afghanistan, "That's what it feels like. And certainly on this last movie, it was brutal. It was brutal."

(Excerpt) Read more at tmz.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: afghanistan; brutallifeofanactor; hardlifeofanactor; hollywood; katieholmes; nitwit; oef; scientology; tomcruise
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This guy isn't just an overrated actor, he's an assclown. Naval aviators who were around him for the making of "Top Gun" were NOT complimentary at all. Of all the actors who were taken for rides in F-14s, Cruise was the biggest baby and he barfed the most. He also almost drowned in the water sequence and had to be rescued by a real-life rescue swimmer.

Humping the mountains of Afghanistan and hunting Jihadis while getting shot at and keeping a wary eye for IEDs? I think not...

1 posted on 11/08/2013 7:16:18 PM PST by LSUfan
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To: LSUfan

Not even close dirt-bag!


2 posted on 11/08/2013 7:17:30 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: SandRat

“I read scripts and pretend to be someone else and get paid boatloads too” he says “Don’t you feel sorry for me yet?”


3 posted on 11/08/2013 7:19:56 PM PST by GeronL
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To: LSUfan

The damned sissie has no idea what hard work and facing actual danger are.


4 posted on 11/08/2013 7:20:08 PM PST by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: LSUfan
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5 posted on 11/08/2013 7:21:46 PM PST by Huskrrrr
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To: LSUfan

Tom Cruise wouldnt last 5 minutes in Afghanistan..the muzzies would first laugh at him, then kill him in 2 seconds flat..I dont know if the mental illness is kicking in or what is wrong with this guy but WOW he is nuts


6 posted on 11/08/2013 7:22:09 PM PST by Sarah Barracuda
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Good frickin’ grief!!! What a pyle you are Tom to think you have anything close to the same level as our military fighting in Afghanistan.


7 posted on 11/08/2013 7:22:28 PM PST by ColdOne (I miss my poochie... Tasha 2000~3/14/11) Hey, Harry Reid.. 1-800-318-2596!)
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To: LSUfan
it was brutal. It was brutal."

Hey jerk what was brutal, memorizing scripts?

8 posted on 11/08/2013 7:22:55 PM PST by jazusamo ([Obama] A Truly Great Phony -- Thomas Sowell http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/3058949/posts)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER

Amen Swampsniper, amen!


9 posted on 11/08/2013 7:23:04 PM PST by doc1019
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To: LSUfan
This dude is as crazy as the parent who gave this kid a Hitler doll.


10 posted on 11/08/2013 7:23:06 PM PST by GrandJediMasterYoda (What do we want? Time travel. When do we want it? It's irrelevant.)
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To: LSUfan

Of course Tom, we believe you. It takes as much skill and nerve to PRETEND TO BE a fighter pilot as it does to actually BE a fighter pilot.


11 posted on 11/08/2013 7:23:12 PM PST by House Atreides ( D)
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To: LSUfan

Yes Tom, making a movie is like being away from you loved ones for half a year, getting mortared, rocked attacked, and wondering how many Russians the grizzled old local working at the dfac killed back in the 70s. Making a movie is 14= hour days. Making a movie is going to roll call and hearing the heartbreaking news that despite the best efforts of your unit and pilots, a bunch of Soldiers or Marines died because we still couldn’t get there in time. Making movies involves burn pits where you breathe in things that will give you cancer. Making movies is going to the hospital and seeing Soldiers and Marines coming back from the FOBs all kinds of messed up. Making movies is watching friends and fellow Airmen go through divorces from 4500 miles away. Making movies is just like coming home and being not having a home for a week and no access to your account.

Worthless faggot!


12 posted on 11/08/2013 7:23:18 PM PST by Antihero101607
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To: LSUfan

Watching out for prowling Jihadis is nothing compared to the paparazzi. < /s>


13 posted on 11/08/2013 7:23:50 PM PST by gitmo (If your theology doesn't become your biography it's useless.)
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To: LSUfan
epitomy of a spoiled Hollywood brat with no concept of the real world.
14 posted on 11/08/2013 7:24:05 PM PST by ealgeone (obama, border)
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To: LSUfan

He has to be (hopefully) catching flak for this...on twitter, or somewhere. What a sniveling little punk.


15 posted on 11/08/2013 7:25:33 PM PST by Jane Long (While Marxists continue the fundamental transformation of the USA, progressive RINOs assist!)
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To: LSUfan

Hey tommy,
My brother is set to deploy to Stan, care to go in his stead?


16 posted on 11/08/2013 7:25:43 PM PST by snappahead (if your gonna be dumb, you better be tough.)
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To: ealgeone

psssst....hey Tom, the bullets in Afghanistan are real. Also, there are no retakes.


17 posted on 11/08/2013 7:25:53 PM PST by Kolath
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To: LSUfan
Cruise is a bona-fide hard core scientalogist, Why would anyone expect a rational thought to escape his deranged mind?
18 posted on 11/08/2013 7:26:20 PM PST by Fzob (Jesus + anything = nothing, Jesus + nothing = everything)
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To: GeronL

Not now, Not ever.


19 posted on 11/08/2013 7:27:03 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: LSUfan

Only a fool would compare his acting to be as demanding as a combat soldier.


20 posted on 11/08/2013 7:27:19 PM PST by Usagi_yo
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To: LSUfan

I too know someone who was there for Tom’s ONLY flight he took during the filming of Top Gun. He went up ONCE. He shit his pants...LITERALLY. Yes he vomited a few times as well.

I met Tom a few times as a kid. He grew up in Glenn Ridge, NJ where I have 5 cousins an Aunt and Uncle who live there and he was best friends with them growing up and was always in and out of the house. I also went to Valley Forge Military Academy and had great stories with him about it in one convo and oddly enough his character along with Timmothy Hutton was shot and killed in my actual room off the main area in Wheeler Hall. I was in Gulf company and E Battery was on the bottom of the barracks. That main area is real but that front gate doesn’t exist...it was only put there for the movie and the actual speaking parts took place over by the mess hall with Col. Kirby across from the infirmary.

I still think Cruise is a great actor. Magnolia is his best performance ever. Vanilla Sky was great and so was Far and Away. Taps will always be a gem to me “beautiful man! beautiful!”


21 posted on 11/08/2013 7:28:21 PM PST by My Favorite Headache (In a world where I feel so small, I can't stop thinking big.)
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To: LSUfan

I can honestly say that I never liked the guy and I think Top Gun was the last movie I ever saw him in, unless you count his cameo in Austin Powers Goldmember.


22 posted on 11/08/2013 7:29:26 PM PST by BBell (The Blue Dog is Stupid)
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To: SandRat; GeronL

the things ya see when ya aint got a toe tag


23 posted on 11/08/2013 7:36:44 PM PST by bigheadfred
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

“This dude is as crazy as the parent who gave this kid a Hitler doll.”

What’s even crazier is that someone actually *makes* a Hitler doll.


24 posted on 11/08/2013 7:37:40 PM PST by PLMerite (Shut the Beyotch Down! Burn, baby, burn!)
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To: PLMerite

Too bad the men in Afghanistan do not make the money this a-wipe makes.

He is almost a narcissistic as Obama.

definitely a nut case.


25 posted on 11/08/2013 7:42:28 PM PST by Venturer (Keep Obama and you aint seen nothing yet.)
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To: PLMerite

lol! For some reason I got this image in my head that has me laughing my butt off - kids waiting on line to see Santa and the girl sits on Santas lap: “And what do you want for Christmas little girl?” “I want a Hitler doll!” then you look at that photo: HER DREAM CAME TRUE! lol lol


26 posted on 11/08/2013 7:44:26 PM PST by GrandJediMasterYoda (What do we want? Time travel. When do we want it? It's irrelevant.)
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To: LSUfan

can’t he just get sucked into Scientology-land?


27 posted on 11/08/2013 7:46:51 PM PST by bigbob (The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly. Abraham Lincoln)
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To: LSUfan

Give the guy a break walking around in the sand in elevator shoes with lifts has got to shred his thighs.


28 posted on 11/08/2013 7:48:31 PM PST by Sgt_Schultze (A half-truth is a complete lie)
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To: LSUfan

Dodging those blank loads fired and CGI explosions at you really stresses you out doesn’t it.


29 posted on 11/08/2013 7:49:45 PM PST by Ruy Dias de Bivar (Sometimes you need 7+ more ammo. LOTS MORE.)
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To: jazusamo
...it was brutal. It was brutal.

And then he went to his trailer.

30 posted on 11/08/2013 7:51:47 PM PST by onedoug
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To: Ruy Dias de Bivar

When you die at the Forum, you really die at the Forum. ~ Mel Brooks while cleaning his fingernails with a spear tip, History of the World Part I


31 posted on 11/08/2013 7:53:32 PM PST by null and void (I'm betting on an Obama Trifecta: A Nobel Peace Prize, an Impeachment, AND a War Crimes Trial...)
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To: LSUfan
Helmand Province, Afghanistan:

SEE MORE SOLDIERS AT THE TIP OF THE SPEAR IN AFGHANISTAN

.

32 posted on 11/08/2013 8:13:22 PM PST by Bronzewound (Lost Hope & Loose Change)
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To: LSUfan

Napolian Complex. How smart do you have to be to swallow Scientology and L Ron Hubbard.


33 posted on 11/08/2013 8:19:06 PM PST by DariusBane (Liberty and Risk. Flip sides of the same coin. So how much risk will YOU accept?)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER

Sheesh!

What a jerk!


34 posted on 11/08/2013 8:19:14 PM PST by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: LSUfan

Little pu$$y boy.


35 posted on 11/08/2013 8:21:08 PM PST by dadgum (Overjoyed to be the Pariah.)
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To: Bronzewound

My daughter sent me this tonight. She has deployed three times to Afghanistan and was totally outraged by this poseur.


36 posted on 11/08/2013 8:24:03 PM PST by Ax
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To: LSUfan

Huh? After Top Gun, he got his pilot’s license and bought a P51.


37 posted on 11/08/2013 8:25:34 PM PST by Lx (Do you like it? Do you like it, Scott? I call it, "Mr. & Mrs. Tenorman Chili.")
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To: LSUfan

I rekon it is pretty hard to manitain a grip on human reality, what with all the mushroom food his “religion” feeds him!


38 posted on 11/08/2013 8:32:00 PM PST by rawcatslyentist (Jeremiah 50:32 "The arrogant one will stumble and fall ; / ?)
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To: LSUfan

What do you expect from someone who thinks he’s got the Soul of a Space Alien?

Sure Tommy, you’ve got it hard, try digging fox holes, or carrying a wounded buddy WHILE the enemy is shootin’ the sh*t out of ya.

THEN and ONLY then can you open your short, whiny, candy a$$, mouth...ya freak.

People (and in his case I use the word with a chuckle) who have never been under fire make my a$$ hurt when they sat “I understand” or “my work is just as hard”...

Sorry for the short rant, but this just makes me so mad I’m seeing red.


39 posted on 11/08/2013 8:41:48 PM PST by Shadowstrike (Be polite, Be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet.)
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To: LSUfan

If I ever see him walking around outside the Scientology Mothership over in Clearwater, I’ll probably punch him in the forehead... if I can reach down that far.

He’s the reason I still haven’t seen Mission Impossible 2 or 3.


40 posted on 11/08/2013 8:45:58 PM PST by EricT. (Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. Big brother is watching you.)
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To: LSUfan
Tom says his location shoots are just like serving a tour in Afghanistan, "That's what it feels like. And certainly on this last movie, it was brutal. It was brutal."

Oh, my.

Mister Cruise.

Just so you know, you do not have what it takes to make it through boot camp, much less advanced training or a tour in the mideast.

That said, you do not possess the wisdom and humility to honor those who serve, and are serving in the middle east at this writing. You have no idea of their manifold challenges and their daily victories. Since they are not whiners, you never will.

They are our nation's finest. You are a showperson.

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41 posted on 11/08/2013 8:52:28 PM PST by Seaplaner (Never give in. Never give in. Never...except to convictions of honour and good sense. W. Churchill)
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To: jazusamo

Losing limbs, being burned alive or getting killed is brutal. This is the business of MEN, not boy-toys.


42 posted on 11/08/2013 8:52:36 PM PST by Spok ("What're you going to believe-me or your own eyes?" -Marx (Groucho))
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To: LSUfan
Did Tom Cruise just JUMP the SHARK?
43 posted on 11/08/2013 8:54:10 PM PST by VideoDoctor
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...those who serve, and are serving in the middle east at this writing...

should read

...those who have served, and are are serving currently...

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44 posted on 11/08/2013 8:55:17 PM PST by Seaplaner (Never give in. Never give in. Never...except to convictions of honour and good sense. W. Churchill)
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To: LSUfan

Sorry Tom. You are an idiot.


45 posted on 11/08/2013 8:56:59 PM PST by Jet Jaguar
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To: VideoDoctor

Tom Cruise is the shark


46 posted on 11/08/2013 8:58:14 PM PST by GeronL
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To: LSUfan
Someone needs to beat on this narcissistic prick with ''The Stick of Knowledge''.
47 posted on 11/08/2013 9:29:22 PM PST by jmacusa (I don't think so, but I doubt it.)
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To: LSUfan
I heard when he got his good deal fam ride he looked in the cockpit and wanted a cleaner set of seat cushions. That may have contributed to some causal factors for his motion sickness.

As far as his statement goes, he can go F himself. I would like to know how many of his peers have been killed when they had a bad day on the set. He has once again proven what a complete ass he is.

48 posted on 11/08/2013 10:30:58 PM PST by USNBandit (sarcasm engaged at all times)
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To: Bronzewound

I’ve seen these many times, being a grunt mom, but after it being late, my son is in training, again, and having this schmuck talk out his rearend, my monitor is blurry, again. Of course, we don’t have to admit that I have a pic of my son when he was about 11, sitting in a body long mud hole he dug in the backyard, smiling and wiggling his feet.


49 posted on 11/08/2013 11:09:21 PM PST by huldah1776
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To: All

That settles it: He’s a fag.


50 posted on 11/08/2013 11:28:04 PM PST by Rodney Dangerfield (FUBO & your Tranny wife, the DNC, the MSM, Hollywood, Unions, Academia & LIV's.)
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