“Can Anybody Say They Know the General”

There are some very entertaining parodies of Ken Burns’s Civil War documentary out there, but this short video is hilarious. I love the use of Reese’s Pieces to represent troop movements on the map. Enjoy.

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4 comments… add one
  • Eric A Jacobson May 19, 2020 @ 6:53

    That boar whipped E. T. 🙂

  • David McCallister May 10, 2020 @ 19:29

    Have you seen the one about Useless Simpleton Grunt, the disheveled carrot-chomping boar?

  • Rebecca H. May 10, 2020 @ 12:30

    Dang it, now I want some reese’s pieces!

  • Crockett Tavern May 10, 2020 @ 11:31

    😄 And Little Mac – perfect! 😆😂

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