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Snipers are no match for the colour blind.

One of the most underrated advantages of being colour blind is the ability to much more easily spot contrasts. Popularly throughout time colour blind individuals have been trained as snipers in the military due to the ineffectiveness of camouflage on their vision. 172 more words

The Road to Brest: Sniper's Last Stand

Mission Photo Album

In August 1944, Allied troops were in the midst of a concerted push into France, determined to force the Germans back across the… 875 more words

World War II


Play as a trained officer in Snipers! Take down the terrorists that have taken over several parts of the city. Stay alive for the required amount of time and don’t shoot any hostages! 10 more words


You're dead. Oh yeah... before I forget... BANG!

Back in November 2009, the 8.59mm Accuracy International (AI) L115A3 sniper rifle was the weapon used by an elite sniper in one of those legendary feats of marksmanship known to war.  386 more words


Would Batman Be Taken Out By A Sniper? Let's Discuss

Being a nerd, I participate in a lot of arguments about which superhero would win in a fight. And, inevitably, there’s always some guy who blunders into the argument and says the following “Any superhero could be taken out by a sniper.” But is that actually true? 825 more words


Hillary Rodham Clinton: Would You Hire Her to Flip Hamburgers?

There appears to be a push for Hillary Clinton to be the next Democratic Nominee for the Presidency of the United States. After 44 consecutive years of male presidents, Obama’s presidency finally broke the white domination, now there is a door open for the first female President of the United State of America. 1,063 more words


Simo Häyhä aka the White Death

Origin: Finland

DOB/DOD: December 17, 1905 – April 1, 2002 (96 years)

Major Conflicts: Winter War of 1939-1940

Fighting For: Finland

Fighting Against: The Red Army… 429 more words