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Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:06 AM

 

What is the shortest Military Coup ever?

I'm just interested. I don't know the answer. I just think 4 hours is pretty short.

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Response to Jnclr89 (Original post)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:16 AM

1. The July 20, 1944 assassination attempt againt Hitler occurred at just before 1 PM Berlin Time

By 4:30 PM, arrests were underway, and it was all over by 6 PM

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Response to Ex Lurker (Reply #1)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 06:23 AM

8. More like an end to WW2 eatern front.

 

I'm looking for a full coup

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Response to Ex Lurker (Reply #1)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 06:30 AM

9. A two day long war or over seems like it was inapropriate.

 

How long should this war lasted? How should it have been fought to make your delight?

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Response to Jnclr89 (Original post)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:19 AM

2. I once commandeered an Army mess hall briefly

But I don't think that counts.

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Response to pinboy3niner (Reply #2)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:32 AM

3. Sounds like a MASH episode.

 

Alda have to ask.

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Response to Rex (Reply #3)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:38 AM

5. When they refuse repeated requests for more chicken, you have to stage a coop

Am I right or am I right? But the bastards just treated it as a poultry complaint.

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Response to pinboy3niner (Reply #5)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:47 AM

6. You have allies!

 

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Response to Rex (Reply #6)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:58 AM

7. If they showed up in our mess hall it would have been cowrnage

Oh, the cowmanity!

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Response to pinboy3niner (Reply #7)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 03:10 PM

14. That was one of the best WKRP episodes!

 

They don't make shows like that anymore.

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Response to pinboy3niner (Reply #2)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 09:28 AM

12. My mess hall announced "S.O.S.", and we attacked it.

Loves me some S.O.S.

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Response to Jnclr89 (Original post)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 04:36 AM

4. I briefly took over Spain, very brief nobody even noticed.

 

I am exerting my will on the Moon as we speak.

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Response to Jnclr89 (Original post)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 06:32 AM

10. The one against Chavez in Venezuela was pretty short and

quite an embarrassment to its backers - ask Condi Rice

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Response to Jnclr89 (Original post)

Sun Jul 17, 2016, 12:50 PM

13. The Haig coup of March 30, 1981

As of now, I am in control here, in the White House

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