Another view of the Tiananmen Square Tank Man

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Another view of the Tiananmen Square Tank Man

Post by dox » Thu Jun 04, 2009 6:49 pm

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/0 ... n-history/
On his way to confront the tanks; same bag-holding calm.. So eerie, makes me feel like it's photoshopped, hehe..

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Re: Another view of the Tiananmen Square Tank Man

Post by Crystal » Thu Jun 04, 2009 6:54 pm

Saw a documentary on Tank Man - was really good. Wonder what happened to him, doubt he lasted long :(

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Re: Another view of the Tiananmen Square Tank Man

Post by Bradders » Thu Jun 04, 2009 6:58 pm

yeah the program was on Channel 4 called "the tank man" or "tank man", was an excellent documentry and takes a scary look at china's government
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Re: Another view of the Tiananmen Square Tank Man

Post by redfireant3 » Thu Jun 04, 2009 10:42 pm

Video footage shows that two figures in blue civilian attire then pulled the man away and absorbed him into the crowd; the tanks continued on their way.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Man
utter fail for both, he didnt stop the tanks and the Chinese army fail for not pulling a chess move, line up the tanks and pass him as he tries to stop a line of 4 but police pulled him away anyways

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