Re: Stink Bombs

From: Mike Lorrey (
Date: Fri Nov 09 2001 - 07:51:46 MST

John Clark wrote:
> Believe it or not in the current issue of The Bulletin Of the Atomic Scientists
> is an article on stink bombs. The military has developed a substance given the
> wonderful name "US Government Standard Bathroom Malodor", it's harmless
> but according to a scientist working on the project " It really is quite pungent,
> more precisely it smells like shit but much, much worse". It's never been used
> in war but the army people think it could have a devastating psychological effect,
> it's hard to feel like a epic hero when everything smells like a thousand people
> just farted on you. It should be especially effective in caves and trenches. Hmm.

Of course, this is only effective if the inhabitants of said trench have
not already been shitting in it for a week or more...

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