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Rebel-Killer May Finally Face Justice

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 02:50 PM

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Like a character out of the film "Apocalypse Now," Colonel Sebastião de Moura allegedly hunted, tortured and killed rebels without remorse during Brazil's military dictatorship. Now, almost 40 years later, he is likely to face charges.



The Curió is at home where the Amazon rainforest begins to thin out and becomes slightly less impenetrable. It has a black back, its feathers are the color of hazelnuts and its call varies from light and bell-like to somber and plaintive. Rainforest residents like to catch the bird because, in captivity, the Curió reacts aggressively when confronted with one of its own kind in a cage. The bird is known for fighting until it drops, which makes it the perfect candidate for betting operations. Its name means "friend of mankind" in the local language. It's certainly an odd bird.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 02:56 PM

Glad i read the link, the bird bit confused me!

In an ideal World a law would be passed were NO guns were allowed and all those out there destroyed, trouble is the law makers are not going to take a risk of trying to pass that without making sure they are armed first.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 03:02 PM

View Postfreetoroam, on 26 April 2013 - 02:56 PM, said:

Glad i read the link, the bird bit confused me!

German journalism, they all think they are novelists... but they sure go into every detail of the story (if you exclude the Bild Zeitung or the Express).

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