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cowman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-19-10 07:30 PM
Response to Reply #17
19. And I fought the fucking war and I'm telling you thats bullshit
Edited on Thu Aug-19-10 07:44 PM by cowman
Yes it did happen but not with the frequency that you claim.
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  -Vet kills wife, daughter, himself in Wisconsin sabra  Aug-19-10 01:12 PM   #0 
  - Time for all men to separate themselves from war and renew their bonds with  defendandprotect   Aug-19-10 02:27 PM   #1 
  - So very sad  democrank   Aug-19-10 03:01 PM   #2 
  - But war is so natural to humanity.  lunatica   Aug-19-10 03:04 PM   #3 
  - That depends on the people and time, oddly enough.  boppers   Aug-19-10 03:09 PM   #4 
  - That's what people like Dick Cheney think.  tabasco   Aug-19-10 07:41 PM   #20 
  - Not uncommon. Wait until they start walking into fast food joints and killing anyone they can  superconnected   Aug-19-10 03:25 PM   #5 
  - As a Vietnam war combat veteran  cowman   Aug-19-10 05:20 PM   #7 
     - Same old bullshit Hollywood stereotypes.  proteus_lives   Aug-19-10 10:02 PM   #24 
     - You're right, cowman. Yet I see the devastating consequences  northofdenali   Aug-20-10 07:01 AM   #27 
     - If they did happen, why is the poster full of shit?  NickB79   Aug-20-10 10:50 AM   #33 
        - Is the claim backed by stats and correlation with vets vs civilians  Pavulon   Aug-20-10 04:19 PM   #38 
  - just pull the trigger 3X. easy as pie.  maxsolomon   Aug-19-10 03:27 PM   #6 
  - What a crock of shit  cowman   Aug-19-10 05:22 PM   #8 
     - didn't blame the gun  maxsolomon   Aug-19-10 06:00 PM   #9 
        - How about we start  cowman   Aug-19-10 07:22 PM   #16 
           - I can think of how 1 law could fix the whole problem....  Xenotime   Aug-20-10 09:51 AM   #32 
           - Which one is you?  X_Digger   Aug-20-10 11:13 AM   #34 
           - Right after you finish up the war on drugs, knock yourself out.  Pavulon   Aug-20-10 04:21 PM   #39 
           - You would love to be rid of that right.  proteus_lives   Aug-20-10 06:07 PM   #43 
           - +1000  superconnected   Aug-20-10 06:18 PM   #44 
           - how would any of the 20K have prevented this?  maxsolomon   Aug-20-10 12:13 PM   #36 
              - How about you address root cause. Mental Health care  Pavulon   Aug-20-10 04:23 PM   #40 
                 - We're too cheap to pay for mental health care in America  maxsolomon   Aug-20-10 05:24 PM   #42 
  - Because only vets commit these horrible acts.  Lightning Count   Aug-19-10 06:03 PM   #10 
  - the OP just linked the story  maxsolomon   Aug-19-10 06:06 PM   #11 
  - It was a response to some of the posters who think that vets are just seconds away...  Lightning Count   Aug-19-10 06:14 PM   #12 
     - most aren't. some are. this guy was.  maxsolomon   Aug-19-10 06:20 PM   #13 
        - Was he?  Lightning Count   Aug-19-10 06:22 PM   #14 
        - he was a vet. he committed a murder-suicide.  maxsolomon   Aug-19-10 06:26 PM   #15 
        - I am old enough to remember and yes it was a phenonoma of post Vietnam - for nearly  superconnected   Aug-19-10 07:23 PM   #17 
        - And I fought the fucking war and I'm telling you thats bullshit  cowman   Aug-19-10 07:30 PM   #19 
        - I would bet it's happened after every war  dflprincess   Aug-19-10 09:32 PM   #22 
        - I had a great uncle from WWI and two from WWII that had  Javaman   Aug-20-10 08:41 AM   #31 
        - Provide links then.  proteus_lives   Aug-19-10 10:03 PM   #25 
        - Source it please..Claimed twice with no backing data  Pavulon   Aug-20-10 04:25 PM   #41 
        - It got  cowman   Aug-19-10 07:29 PM   #18 
           - You really really need to take your meds.  superconnected   Aug-20-10 06:21 PM   #45 
              - You really need to post some stats to back your shit up.  Pavulon   Aug-20-10 07:13 PM   #46 
              - Well lets see  cowman   Aug-20-10 07:22 PM   #47 
        - n/t  Tempest   Aug-19-10 08:38 PM   #21 
        - Just because he was a vet doesn't mean he had PTSD  PacerLJ35   Aug-19-10 09:50 PM   #23 
           - that's why i said it was hard to tease apart in this case  maxsolomon   Aug-20-10 12:12 PM   #35 
  - Did you forget something in your post?  northofdenali   Aug-20-10 07:16 AM   #29 
  - Honestly, when I read the word "vet" in the OP  kimi   Aug-20-10 12:08 AM   #26 
  - ...  Mad_Dem_X   Aug-20-10 07:09 AM   #28 
  - Thanks Obama (not).  Liberation Angel   Aug-20-10 08:38 AM   #30 
  - I've seen this happen often  Rod85   Aug-20-10 12:21 PM   #37 
  - Does it really mean anything that this was a vet? Horrible I know but I think this is a sad thing  Owl   Aug-20-10 07:26 PM   #48 
 

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