1. P

    3.7mm anti aircraft cannon a missed opportunity

    Bt general consent most British military historins agree that the stabndard British anti tank gun in 1939-41 -the 2 pounder was a poor creature when deployed against Nazi tanks like the Panzer Mark IV onwards. And the Boyes anti tank rifle was an even bigger joke against German armour. However...
  2. Futurist

    Did Israel miss a golden opportunity to capture the West Bank in 1949?

    Did Israel miss a golden opportunity to capture the West Bank in 1949? Basically, I am curious about this considering that this article suggests that it did: https://www.timesofisrael.com/as-trump-era-begins-what-does-israel-actually-want-in-the-west-bank/ "In December 1948, during a lull in...
  3. Futurist

    A Missed Opportunity for a German-Russian-Italian Alliance in the late 19th century?

    Basically, my question here is this--did Germany, Russia, and Italy miss an opportunity by not allying with each other in the late 19th and early 20th centuries? After all, such an alliance could have very likely dominated Europe and some other parts of the world for as long as this alliance...
  4. P

    is rge a burden to equal opportunity?

    . In order to have the experience of spending a night in the “ forest, a group of 6 disabled people wanted to climb to a hut in a state forest. Using the American with disability Act they sued that the hut needed to be accessible to the disable. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits...
  5. jrbartlett

    Last opportunity for Western Roman Empire to turn itself around?

    What year/time period, do think/believe was the last opportunity for the Western Roman Empire to turn itself around and not become extinct like it became. Or what Western Emperor could have had a chance at reversing the Western Empire's fortunes? I think the last capable Western Emperor was...
  6. P

    Missed Opportunity

    The allies invade Sicily operation Husky, As they race to take the island somehow the german army a large part was able to escape from messina. How and why did that happen?
  7. Menshevik

    Opportunity in the U.S.

    I've had a ongoing argument with one of my friends. He has a unrealistic way of looking at things, in my opinion. After I present my argument, feel free to tell me it's my logic that is flawed. I think that you can be whatever you want, if you put your mind to it. If you have a vision, if you...
  8. Sertorius1066

    Sextus Pompey - missed opportunity

    Source: Anthony and Cleopatra, Diana Preston, pages 238-239 Does anyone else think this was a great missed opportunity for Sextus? What would have happened if he had given the order? I know the other trimuvir Lepidus was not present but considering how he was so easy later cast aside by...
  9. davu

    It Just Keeps Trucking -- Eight Years of Opportunity

    Astrobiology Magazine
  10. tjadams

    Opportunity Rover Enters New Chapter in Mars Exploration

    Opportunity Rover Enters New Chapter in Mars Exploration Published August 11, 2011 | Space.com NASA's Mars rover Opportunity has finally arrived at the giant crater Endeavour, after nearly three years of intrepid driving across the surface of the Red Planet. The golf cart-sized rover made...