Before There Was Chris Kyle, There Was Ludmila Pavlichenko
Never forget, there was a small sliver of time in modern history where you could kill 300 people and Woody Guthrie would a laudatory folksong about you. The world I knowed is gone.
Coupla minutes ago, I read this tweet:
Twelve female snipers from the Soviet Union's 3rd Shock Army in 1945 with a combined kill count of 775. pic.twitter.com/Mptmnv5NMs
— ClassicPics (@History_Pics) January 30, 2015
That reminded me of this song: