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I know we are gearing up for some Detroit Metal City tonight but really wanted to share this with readers of the MM08 blog

While blogging away the the other day I stumbled upon this 42 sec YouTube video of Martyrs

 I was stunned. Simple, short and left me with oh this is going to be intense

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mar·tyr       [mahr-ter] Pronunciation Key
1.a person who willingly suffers death rather than renounce his or her religion.
2.a person who is put to death or endures great suffering on behalf of any belief, principle, or cause: a martyr to the cause of social justice.
3.a person who undergoes severe or constant suffering: a martyr to severe headaches.
4.a person who seeks sympathy or attention by feigning or exaggerating pain, deprivation, etc.
–verb (used with object)
5.to make a martyr of, esp. by putting to death.
6.to torment or torture.

[Origin: bef. 900; (n.) ME marter, OE martyr < LL < LGk mártyr, var. of Gk mártys, mártyros witness; (v.) ME martiren, OE martyrian, deriv. of n.]

Colin has said "that Martyrs really upset him" and coming from a man who has seen countless horror films these are strong words.

Robert Mitchell