a derogatory name used by American troops
to describe enemy fighters during
the war in Iraq. The phrase
"Hadji Don't Surf" is based on “CHARLIE DON’T SURF!” from the Viet Nam war movie “Apocalypse Now.” The phrase
"Hadji Don't Surf" is a morale declaration that Americans are militarily and culturally superior to their Iraqi
Captain: "We've been ordered to secure that town TODAY."
Sergeant frowns: "Hmm... that will be a challenge, sir."
Captain smiles. "Yeah, but Hadji don't surf."