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[–] ArsCortica 0 points 6 points (+6|-0) ago 

A good read. Although I find it hard to imagine that 58 Americans could overthrow a government.

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[–] Slayfire122 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Those 58 men recruited a ton of help.

https://www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filibuster_War

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[–] DudeLove 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

I would suspect 58 is much larger than typical.

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[–] daskapitalist [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Well, given that 100 aging XO mercs were pretty much handing Boko Haram's ass to them, it's not entirely implausible: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/nigeria/11596210/South-African-mercenaries-secret-war-on-Boko-Haram.html

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[–] theHare 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Walker was eventually turned over to the nicarauguans where he was executed and his lieutenants were sentenced to work in mines. That had to suck.

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[–] ZenAtheist 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

That was really cool!

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[–] dallasmuseum 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

We need more of these.