HBO WAR Accent Challenge


Here’s an attempt at a voice/accent challenge for the HBO War family. Feel free to add things, answer as many or as few of these questions as you want. Just basically have fun with this? Ok.

Introduce yourself! 

  • Let’s say a few words, 

HBO, Band of BrothersThe PacificGeneration Kill, Sergeant, Colonel, Lieutenant, airborne, Bastogne, Toccoa, Currahee, Guadalcanal, reconnaissance

  • How were you introduced to the series?
  • Do you have a favourite series? If yes, which one? If not, why not?
  • Do you have a favourite character? Overall? In each series?
  • Do you have a favourite line? Overall? In each series?
  • Airborne infantry or Marine Corps?
  • Do your best Sixta impression.
  • Got a penny?”
  • Can you complete:

"Never run when you can walk…"

  • Is there anything you’ve always wanted to say about the series? Something you feel we don’t talk about enough?
  • Finally, how much of the NATO phonetic alphabet do you know?

Tag your responses “#hbo war accent challenge" !



taxidermist; [semantic satiation where I can say your name over and over again ‘til it means nothing: a deliberate extinction.]


i. hair to the ferris wheel lady lamb the beekeeper // ii. loadé comme un gun éric lapointe // iii. know better learn faster thao & the get down stay down // iv. tables and chairs andrew w. bird // v. the bones of you elbow // vi. tonight we fly the divine comedy // vii. soul meets body death cab for cutie // viii. the price i pay billy bragg // ix. payne’s bay beirut // x. vegemite amanda palmer // xi. taxidermist, taxidermist lady lamb the beekeeper