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Old September 21 2013, 01:15 AM   #25
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Re: What's in a name?

Not to belabor the point, I like to think we name ships for battles to honor the cause and the men who fought them rather than the fact that there was a war or to glorify battle.

Maybe that would be sufficient for the aliens?
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