Do any of you people know who Charles
None of you
COWBOY raises his hand.
Sir, he was that guy who shot
all those people
from that tower in Austin, Texas, sir!
That's affirmative. Charles Whitman killed
people from a twenty-eight-storey
observation tower at the
University of Texas
from distances up to four hundred yards.
HARTMAN looks around.
Anybody know who Lee
Harvey Oswald was?
Almost everybody raises his hand.
Sir, he shot
That's right, and do you know how
Sir, it was pretty far!
From that book
suppository building, sir!
The recruits laugh at
All right, knock it off! Two
hundred and fifty
feet! He was two hundred and fifty feet away
and shooting at a moving target. Oswald got
off three rounds with an
old Italian bolt action
rifle in only six seconds and scored two
including a head shot! Do any of you people
these individuals learned to
JOKER raises his hand.
Sir, in the Marines,
In the Marines! Outstanding! Those
individuals showed what one motivated
marine and his rifle can do!
And before you
ladies leave my island, you will be able to
the same thing!
from Full Metal Jacket