A Closer Look at the Clip from Red Tails

Oh, man. So much to see here. But let's take it slow, baby. We've got time. Beginning, then, at the beginning, in which the Tuskegee airmen attack a train. Just the first 30 seconds or so.


Okay, first thing. Remember this guy?


Apparently, there's a fighter pilot version! Yo, check this out. Black guys wear their flight masks and goggles like this:

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But white guys wear their flight masks and goggles like this:

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It's true, it's true! We're so lame!


Hey, if it worked for John Wayne, it can work for the Tuskegees!

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