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Old 02-06-2004, 21:38   #1 (permalink)
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Snafu?

Can somebody tell me what snafu stands for? I still cant work it out. I know it's from mad max. Thanks.
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Old 02-06-2004, 21:56   #3 (permalink)
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cool. thanks
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Old 02-06-2004, 22:50   #4 (permalink)
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There was an American WW2 cartoon, can't remember the jist of it (some training aid to troops about what not to do) that featured Private Snafu. So it's an old term!
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http://www.fordforums.com/members/4219.html :s6: hehehehe
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Old 02-06-2004, 23:20   #6 (permalink)
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Not sure to be honest, only seen it once or twice, couldn't find it on the net anywhere either.
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Reminds me of another term....fubar. Have never actually known what snafu stood for though.
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Also used in the Movie "Memphis Belle"
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fubar? dont know that one either.
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Oh it's German.



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