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BooScout Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-30-06 05:48 AM
Response to Reply #10
13. No it's not....
It's the excuse we use in our mad rush to support the troops no matter what.

In WWII it could arguably be used but not now.
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  -Bush's war has turned our young sons into psychotic monsters. Philosoraptor  May-30-06 04:06 AM   #0 
  - damn  rman   May-30-06 04:09 AM   #1 
  - I don't mean to sound harsh.......  BooScout   May-30-06 04:12 AM   #2 
  - Some of the people signed up long before this  stellanoir   May-30-06 04:17 AM   #3 
  - BS..... the one who cited in this article was 20.  BooScout   May-30-06 04:22 AM   #5 
  - I stand corrected I missed that.  stellanoir   May-30-06 04:50 AM   #7 
  - True, but it could have been his only economic option.  Clark2008   May-30-06 09:59 PM   #39 
  - All of them have been lied to.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 04:23 AM   #6 
  - I'm with you.  applegrove   May-30-06 04:19 PM   #34 
  - sick to death of people blaming everyone but themselves  LibertyorDeath   May-30-06 04:18 AM   #4 
  - sounds like he is blaming hiimself.  uppityperson   May-30-06 04:39 PM   #35 
  - man, i think that guy was blaming himself....  dave123williams   May-30-06 05:19 AM   #8 
  - His mind is destroyed just by what his eyes saw.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 05:21 AM   #9 
  - Have you read much about the Sanford Prison Experiments?  lwfern   May-30-06 05:47 AM   #12 
     - The next person that quotes the "Sanford Prison Experiments"  LibertyorDeath   May-30-06 09:53 PM   #38 
        - It's not justification for individual acts  lwfern   May-30-06 11:59 PM   #40 
           - How about an "explanation" and not a that a word?  Ladyhawk   May-31-06 12:21 AM   #42 
  - Best and brightest?  formactv   May-30-06 05:43 AM   #10 
  - I'm thinking about what these young folks MIGHT have become.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 05:46 AM   #11 
  - No it's not....  BooScout   May-30-06 05:48 AM   #13 
  - Sometimes it's the best and brightest, yes  lwfern   May-30-06 05:58 AM   #14 
     - Thanks for the links. Very, very powerful words.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 06:02 AM   #15 
        - I read that there were two Marines that arrived  Disturbed   May-30-06 06:09 AM   #16 
           - This massacre was reported in TIME in March, but the  babylonsister   May-30-06 01:30 PM   #27 
              - AND it was discussed on DU  bobbieinok   May-31-06 02:15 AM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-30-06 06:18 AM   #17 
  - Too harsh?  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 06:21 AM   #18 
  - Painting with too broad a brush  PublicRadioVet   May-30-06 06:31 AM   #19 
     - Then tell us please, the proper way to portray soldiers.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 06:35 AM   #20 
     - the word "human" comes to mind.  lwfern   May-30-06 10:13 AM   #21 
        - I'll save my sympathy for their victims eom  mycritters2   May-30-06 10:38 AM   #23 
     - People who kill women and children in their own homes are  mycritters2   May-30-06 10:37 AM   #22 
        - along with the lying, warmongering chickenhawk bastards who sent them  Skittles   May-31-06 02:50 AM   #44 
  - Wow! What a load of self-serving swill!  celtdem   May-30-06 10:45 AM   #26 
  - Nice RW warrior perspective there - UGGH!!  Mr_Spock   May-30-06 03:40 PM   #28 
  - I am heartened only by knowing Bush and Cheney are mortal.  WinkyDink   May-30-06 10:40 AM   #24 
  - I sure hope there's a hell.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 10:45 AM   #25 
     - The Military tried to cover this up just as they tried with  Disturbed   May-30-06 03:53 PM   #31 
        - Soldiers go to prison, Politicians go to banquets & make speeches  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 03:55 PM   #32 
  - And Bush has the GALL to look under tables at $1000 fundraisers.  Rex   May-30-06 03:51 PM   #29 
  - Yeah, Mr. Comedy.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 03:52 PM   #30 
  - Good job supporting our troops, Bush.  otherlander   May-30-06 03:59 PM   #33 
  - Tragic. Just tragic.  uppityperson   May-30-06 04:41 PM   #36 
  - What? War doesn't turn kids into psychotic monsters  Rocknrule   May-30-06 04:48 PM   #37 
  - "I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness..."  No Exit   May-31-06 12:19 AM   #41 

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