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* GagPenis: ''[[CaptainObvious 12 Inch Penis]]''. [[NotWhatItLooksLike Though not for the purpose you might expect.]]

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* GagPenis: ''[[CaptainObvious 12 ''12 Inch Penis]]''.Penis''. [[NotWhatItLooksLike Though not for the purpose you might expect.]]


''Dos Gringos'' is an American folk rock band, whose two members (Chris "Snooze" Kurek and Rob "Trip" Raymond) are F-16 fighter pilots of the [[YanksWithTanks United States Air Force]]. Together, they're trying to keep the tradition of the "fighter pilot song" alive.

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''Dos Gringos'' is an American folk rock band, whose two members (Chris "Snooze" Kurek and Rob "Trip" Raymond) are F-16 fighter pilots of the [[YanksWithTanks [[UsefulNotes/YanksWithTanks United States Air Force]]. Together, they're trying to keep the tradition of the "fighter pilot song" alive.


Even though their tours and album-making are severely limited by being active duty pilots, they've become quite popular in the U.S. Air Force, other branches of the American military, and even with other national militaries--[[SmallReferencePools Which of course means they're]] "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Articles_for_deletion/Dos_Gringos non-notable]]" at TheOtherWiki. You can thankfully still read [[http://web.archive.org/web/20071231070811/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dos_Gringos the article on them]] at the Web Archive. They also have a site [[http://www.dosgringosrocks.com/ here]], where you can preview some of the songs (as well as read the lyrics).

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Even though their tours and album-making are severely limited by being active duty pilots, they've become quite popular in the U.S. Air Force, other branches of the American military, and even with other national militaries--[[SmallReferencePools Which of course means they're]] "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Articles_for_deletion/Dos_Gringos non-notable]]" at TheOtherWiki.Wiki/TheOtherWiki. You can thankfully still read [[http://web.archive.org/web/20071231070811/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dos_Gringos the article on them]] at the Web Archive. They also have a site [[http://www.dosgringosrocks.com/ here]], where you can preview some of the songs (as well as read the lyrics).

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* ContentWarnings: The ''entire cover'' of "El Cuatro".


''Dos Gringos''' origin starts at Luke Air Force Base, where Chris Kurek was first exposed to fighter pilot songs during his training. The instructors had the students sing a song at the bar on Friday nights--but it eventually became apparent that [[http://familymeetingplace.com/racers/songbk.htm most of these songs]] were from the UsefulNotes/VietnamWar and didn't have much relation to the things a modern USAF pilot experiences. That inspired Chris to [[StartMyOwn start writing his own]].

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''Dos Gringos''' origin starts at Luke Air Force Base, where Chris Kurek was first exposed to fighter pilot songs during his training. The instructors had the students sing a song at the bar on Friday nights--but it eventually became apparent that [[http://familymeetingplace.[[http://web.archive.org/web/20080805074813/http://www.familymeetingplace.com/racers/songbk.htm most of these songs]] were from the UsefulNotes/VietnamWar and didn't have much relation to the things a modern USAF pilot experiences. That inspired Chris to [[StartMyOwn start writing his own]].


** During [[TheEighties the 1980s]] an [[TruthInTelevision external gun pod for the F-16 that contained the same GAU-8 30mm cannon used by the A-10 was developed and tested]]. It was used in combat by the New York Air National Guard during Operation Desert Storm in 1991 but ultimately was not adopted for general use.

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** During [[TheEighties the 1980s]] an [[TruthInTelevision external gun pod for the F-16 that contained the same GAU-8 30mm cannon used by the A-10 was developed and tested]]. It was used in combat by the New York Air National Guard during Operation Desert Storm in 1991 but ultimately proved [[AwesomeButImpractical impractical under operational conditions]] and was not adopted for general use.

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* SoapPunishment: Referenced in the second verse of ''Jeremiah Weed'' after the narrator at a tender age told his parents of his life ambition to "fly the fucking F-16".


''Dos Gringos''' origin starts at Luke Air Force Base, where Chris Kurek was first exposed to fighter pilot songs during his training. The instructors had the students sing a song at the bar on Friday nights--but it eventually became apparent that [[http://familymeetingplace.com/racers/songbk.htm most of these songs]] were from the VietnamWar and didn't have much relation to the things a modern USAF pilot experiences. That inspired Chris to [[StartMyOwn start writing his own]].

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''Dos Gringos''' origin starts at Luke Air Force Base, where Chris Kurek was first exposed to fighter pilot songs during his training. The instructors had the students sing a song at the bar on Friday nights--but it eventually became apparent that [[http://familymeetingplace.com/racers/songbk.htm most of these songs]] were from the VietnamWar UsefulNotes/VietnamWar and didn't have much relation to the things a modern USAF pilot experiences. That inspired Chris to [[StartMyOwn start writing his own]].

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* OldSchoolDogfighting: ''Going In For Guns''.


* GargleBlaster: ''Jeremiah Weed'', a drinking song about the eponymous bourbon whiskey liqueur that's 100 proof (roughly 50% alcohol). It tastes ''awful'' (the song describes it as "something in between Lysol and alcohol, with a touch of gasoline"), but the drink is [[http://www.check-six.com/lib/Drinks/JeremiahWeed.htm part of the USAF fighter pilot culture]]. As the song explains, fighter pilots drink it '''''because''''' it tastes so bad.



* GargleBlaster: ''Jeremiah Weed'', a drinking song about the eponymous bourbon whiskey liqueur that's 100 proof (roughly 50% alcohol). It tastes ''awful'' (the song describes it as "something in between Lysol and alcohol, with a touch of gasoline"), but the drink is [[http://www.check-six.com/lib/Drinks/JeremiahWeed.htm part of the USAF fighter pilot culture]]. As the song explains, fighter pilots drink it '''''because''''' it tastes so bad.


-->Contents: Wildly varying musical styles, simple melodies, kick-ass guitar solos, off-key singing, foul language, extreme sarcasm, total defilement of the Queen's English, bathroom humor, political incorrectness, disregard for authority, juvenile behavior, excessive references to genitalia, occasional wit.
-->Contains 1% or less of the following: Intelligence, class, subtlety, good judgment, concern.
-->Warning: Produced in places that routinely process pure filth and garbage.

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-->Contents: Wildly -->'''Contents:''' ''Wildly varying musical styles, simple melodies, kick-ass guitar solos, off-key singing, foul language, extreme sarcasm, total defilement of the Queen's English, bathroom humor, political incorrectness, disregard for authority, juvenile behavior, excessive references to genitalia, occasional wit.
-->Contains
wit.''
-->'''Contains
1% or less of the following: Intelligence, following:''' ''Intelligence, class, subtlety, good judgment, concern.
-->Warning: Produced
concern.''
-->'''Warning:''' ''Produced
in places that routinely process pure filth and garbage.''


* RefugeInAudacity: A crucial ingredient in many, if not ''most'', of their songs.

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* RefugeInAudacity: A crucial ingredient in many, if not ''most'', of their songs. To quote the album cover for ''El Cuatro'':
-->Contents: Wildly varying musical styles, simple melodies, kick-ass guitar solos, off-key singing, foul language, extreme sarcasm, total defilement of the Queen's English, bathroom humor, political incorrectness, disregard for authority, juvenile behavior, excessive references to genitalia, occasional wit.
-->Contains 1% or less of the following: Intelligence, class, subtlety, good judgment, concern.
-->Warning: Produced in places that routinely process pure filth and garbage.


* RefugeInAudacity: A crucial ingriedent in many, if not ''most'', of their songs.

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* RefugeInAudacity: A crucial ingriedent ingredient in many, if not ''most'', of their songs.


* CrossesTheLineTwice: A crucial ingriedent in many songs is going far beyond the limits of good taste.


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* RefugeInAudacity: A crucial ingriedent in many, if not ''most'', of their songs.


* JackOfAllTrades: ''I Wish I Had A Gun Just Like the A-10''--starts off by fantasizing about all the awesome things that the A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-15C Eagle, F-15E Strike Eagle, and F-18 Hornet have ... then boasts that the F-16 can do ''all'' their missions and do it ''better'' then them.

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* JackOfAllTrades: ''I Wish I Had A Gun Just Like the A-10''--starts off by fantasizing about all the awesome things that the A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-15C Eagle, F-15E Strike Eagle, and F-18 Hornet have ... then boasts that the F-16 can do ''all'' of their missions and do it ''better'' then than them.

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