8. We know what Forrest said at the Vietnam rally?
You know that pivotal scene where Forrest steps up to the microphone at the Washington DC rally, unknowingly giving his speech to an unplugged mike? According to Tom Hanks, the words he says and the audience does not hear are, “Sometimes when people go to Vietnam, they go home to their mamas without any legs. sometimes they don’t go home at all. That’s a bad thing. That’s all I have to say about that.”