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22. NOOOO! This is so tragic! n/t
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  -Breaking!Two of Soldiers who Criticised War in NYT OP ED appear to have Died! KoKo01  Sep-12-07 07:53 AM   #0 
  - Oh god  wicket   Sep-12-07 07:56 AM   #1 
  - Seconded.  Dark   Sep-12-07 10:16 AM   #37 
  - kicking  rateyes   Sep-12-07 07:59 AM   #2 
  - the rollover with the seven soldiers sounded horrible  leftchick   Sep-12-07 08:01 AM   #3 
  - 2 vehicle rollovers?  Botany   Sep-12-07 08:02 AM   #4 
  - HummVee, like other jumbo SUV's are top heavy  Netbeavis   Sep-12-07 08:04 AM   #7 
  - thanx  Botany   Sep-12-07 08:23 AM   #11 
  - lol that's funny.  Netbeavis   Sep-12-07 08:47 AM   #14 
  - Asking Questions = Conspiracy theorist...  Junkdrawer   Sep-12-07 08:34 AM   #13 
  - we must never tolerate them  subsuelo   Sep-12-07 07:26 PM   #134 
  - humvees roll over? i thought that was the centerpiece of  mopinko   Sep-12-07 08:52 AM   #15 
  - ...  gatorboy   Sep-12-07 09:23 AM   #23 
  - I had a buddy in Iraq that had 2 friends die and he was badly injured in a rollover accident  Pawel K   Sep-12-07 10:45 AM   #40 
  - It's a common danger in Iraq..  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 12:27 PM   #70 
     - Yes they can. But saying it wasn't an accident without any proof needs to stop  Pawel K   Sep-12-07 01:29 PM   #81 
        - What has this administration or the Pentagon done to deserve credibility?  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 01:45 PM   #86 
           - A lot of people lie. It doesn't mean every time someone critical of those liars dies  Pawel K   Sep-12-07 01:56 PM   #91 
           - Fine, chalk it up as another one of those happy coincidences that..  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 02:05 PM   #94 
           - Amen!  KneelBeforeZod   Sep-12-07 03:25 PM   #105 
           - Excuse me but Bu$h provoked the 9-11 attacks. Bu$h angered the Taliban  liberaldemocrat7   Sep-12-07 03:39 PM   #107 
           - Huh?  KneelBeforeZod   Sep-12-07 04:44 PM   #116 
              - Just out of curiosity, what's your opinion on the anthrax attacks?  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 05:25 PM   #122 
              - Anthrax ...  KneelBeforeZod   Sep-12-07 05:37 PM   #125 
                 - You don't know any of that because there's never been a real investigation..  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 07:57 AM   #154 
                    - Why hasn't there been an investigation into Bush's lies in the lead up to war  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 08:53 AM   #157 
                       - I fail to see what one has to do with the other..  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 09:01 AM   #158 
                          - Lying to war is a political and not a criminal investigation?  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 09:04 AM   #160 
                             - How is lying a crime?  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 09:05 AM   #161 
                                - He did do it under oath  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 09:12 AM   #164 
                                - Bush has never been under oath before Congress...  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 09:20 AM   #167 
                                - I was under the assumption that the letter is considered to be under oath  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 09:55 AM   #168 
              - Oh boy, where to start?  bvar22   Sep-12-07 08:37 PM   #138 
                 - george bush August 6, 2001, and I quote...  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 07:54 AM   #153 
           - Can you PROVE he is not Satan?  BeHereNow   Sep-12-07 09:23 PM   #147 
           - Beelzeshrub  tomeboy   Sep-13-07 05:42 AM   #151 
              - Excellent! Welcome to DU...  BeHereNow   Sep-13-07 05:23 PM   #173 
           - Welcome to DU  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 09:07 AM   #163 
              - Thanks ...  KneelBeforeZod   Sep-13-07 10:40 AM   #170 
           - Blame may be the wrong word.  FREEWILL56   Sep-12-07 04:42 PM   #114 
           - bs  whathappened   Sep-12-07 07:38 PM   #135 
           - Because everything that ...  stillcool47   Sep-12-07 08:03 PM   #136 
           - The pool of soldiers who've complained is much smaller  melody   Sep-13-07 01:11 AM   #149 
              - You are asking me to prove a negative  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 09:02 AM   #159 
                 - I have to go back to the Jessica Lynch and Pat Tillman stories..  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 09:16 AM   #165 
                 - You're framing the question as an either/or  melody   Sep-13-07 09:19 AM   #166 
                    - I studied plenty about it  Pawel K   Sep-13-07 10:02 AM   #169 
                       - Again, you're proposing belief over agnosticism  melody   Sep-13-07 05:17 PM   #172 
                          - The more rational option is not accusing people of murder with no evidance to back it up  Pawel K   Sep-14-07 08:42 AM   #175 
                             - That's an emotional reaction, not a rational one  melody   Sep-14-07 06:28 PM   #176 
           - There's a difference between  John Gauger   Sep-12-07 03:07 PM   #103 
  - On a stable road, maybe. At speed, or over debris, not even close.  TheWraith   Sep-12-07 12:35 PM   #72 
  - Actually, the new armored Humvees are very unstable.  Xithras   Sep-12-07 04:11 PM   #112 
  - Maybe with the original design, but I expect that once it's been  NCevilDUer   Sep-12-07 08:40 PM   #139 
  - sorry to be frivolous and irreverent here...  tomeboy   Sep-13-07 03:33 AM   #150 
  - Bullshit !  screembloodymurder   Sep-12-07 08:57 AM   #17 
  - The situation is different when there are roadside bombs  IronLionZion   Sep-12-07 09:27 AM   #24 
  - Added weight of "uparmored" HMMMV  liam_laddie   Sep-12-07 10:02 AM   #33 
  - Having rolled a HumVee, I call bullshit to your bullshit  malmapus   Sep-12-07 10:59 AM   #45 
  - Twenty people in a Hummvee?  conscious evolution   Sep-12-07 09:29 AM   #25 
  - uh yeah  LibFromWV   Sep-12-07 10:02 AM   #32 
  - No, Hummers are top heavy.  phatkatt   Sep-12-07 10:03 AM   #34 
  - HummVees are top-heavy?  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:08 AM   #49 
  - uhm  kenfrequed   Sep-12-07 11:41 AM   #58 
  - You'd probably be driving real fast if somebody was chasing  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 12:24 PM   #69 
  - Everybody needs a nay sayer.  IsItJustMe   Sep-12-07 03:48 PM   #108 
  - Agree. If they were targetted, there would not have been so many  NCevilDUer   Sep-12-07 08:37 PM   #137 
  - So are you a coincidence theorist? n/t  iaviate1   Sep-12-07 08:43 PM   #140 
  - One more for you  marekjed   Sep-12-07 02:50 PM   #100 
  - observing a moment of silence  Netbeavis   Sep-12-07 08:02 AM   #5 
  - My heart goes out to the family  Maggie_May   Sep-12-07 08:02 AM   #6 
  - Posted here  cali   Sep-12-07 08:05 AM   #8 
  - It was only a matter of time  TechBear_Seattle   Sep-12-07 08:13 AM   #9 
  - I'm more cynical that you are--and I don't think either of us is being cynical enough  Nikki Stone1   Sep-12-07 11:20 AM   #50 
  - The "Sopranos administration"/Mafia White House...  Just-plain-Kathy   Sep-12-07 12:37 PM   #73 
  - No harm in thinking critically about the "official story" here...  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 12:29 PM   #71 
  - I can't believe they were brought up at the Senate hearings yesterday, and  wienerdoggie   Sep-12-07 08:15 AM   #10 
  - There's been numerous rollovers.  gatorboy   Sep-12-07 08:27 AM   #12 
  - They roll over when a bomb goes off under the vehicle  screembloodymurder   Sep-12-07 09:01 AM   #18 
     - Unfortunately, the added armor is also a culprit in rollovers.  gatorboy   Sep-12-07 09:11 AM   #21 
     - they drive "defensively" - meaning like crazies  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 11:40 AM   #57 
  - The trolls will be here soon to 'tone it down' or get into outright ridicule  higher class   Sep-12-07 08:57 AM   #16 
  - And the fools are apparently already here claiming conspiracy and labeling anyone  cryingshame   Sep-12-07 09:38 AM   #27 
     - I know nothing about rollovers and I'm not saying there is anything  higher class   Sep-12-07 09:52 AM   #29 
        - Pardon those of us who maintain a connection to reality.  TheWraith   Sep-12-07 12:49 PM   #75 
           - Two of seven who shared their thoughts - that means many people  higher class   Sep-12-07 01:23 PM   #80 
              - And what's the real harm in using this board to speculate on the facts?  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 01:50 PM   #88 
                 - One, when people start talking about Cheney ordering hits on people who complain about the war  TheWraith   Sep-12-07 02:33 PM   #99 
                 - Not even remotely likely?  redqueen   Sep-12-07 02:54 PM   #101 
                 - You seem like you have a real axe to grind on this one bud.  IsItJustMe   Sep-12-07 04:00 PM   #109 
                    - I get peeved about this sort of thing, same as with 9/11 conspiracy theories.  TheWraith   Sep-14-07 12:23 AM   #174 
                 - No one here is saying that Bush or Cheney  John Gauger   Sep-12-07 03:23 PM   #104 
                    - I don't think that doubting the official story equates to blaming Bush and Cheney..  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 05:21 PM   #121 
                    - What then are you suggesting?  John Gauger   Sep-12-07 05:36 PM   #124 
                       - I'm suggesting it may not have been an "accident"...  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 07:59 AM   #155 
                          - It's certainly possible.  John Gauger   Sep-13-07 03:06 PM   #171 
                    - I agree  disndat   Sep-12-07 07:01 PM   #130 
  - K & R  femrap   Sep-12-07 09:09 AM   #19 
  - Hagel speaks of their op-ed piece yesterday during the hearing-video:  mod mom   Sep-12-07 09:10 AM   #20 
  - NOOOO! This is so tragic! n/t  whereismyparty   Sep-12-07 09:16 AM   #22 
  - May I suggest the other 5 who co-wrote the op-ed...watch their backs?  in_cog_ni_to   Sep-12-07 09:33 AM   #26 
  - Staff Sgt. Jeremy Murphy was shot in the head before the op-ed  Dudley_DUright   Sep-12-07 09:45 AM   #28 
  - Did they both die in rollovers or were they completely seperate situations?  superkia   Sep-12-07 10:02 AM   #31 
  - They both died in 2 seperate rollovers. n/t  in_cog_ni_to   Sep-12-07 10:38 AM   #38 
  - well, as screembloodymurder pointed out above...  renate   Sep-12-07 10:09 AM   #36 
  - You don't know what we're dealing with here. People who are willing to stifle dissent  in_cog_ni_to   Sep-12-07 10:52 AM   #44 
     - Loosen up the tin foil.  TheWraith   Sep-12-07 12:42 PM   #74 
     - Sorry...I bought stock in Reynold's Foil because I need so much of it!  in_cog_ni_to   Sep-12-07 01:10 PM   #76 
     - Please stop. Pat Tillman was not murdered.  lwfern   Sep-12-07 09:15 PM   #146 
     - Agree--just a bad coincidence. Get a grip, folks.  wienerdoggie   Sep-12-07 01:35 PM   #83 
        - I lost my grip long ago, unfortunately..  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 01:47 PM   #87 
           - I know what you mean--it's so hard not to be constantly cynical and suspicious.  wienerdoggie   Sep-12-07 02:33 PM   #98 
     - Or maybe they were known to be anti-war too...so who cares?  Auntie Bush   Sep-12-07 01:19 PM   #78 
  - Bush or Cheney probably ordered...  backscatter712   Sep-12-07 11:05 AM   #46 
  - Sgt Omar Mora and Sgt Yance  RamboLiberal   Sep-12-07 09:53 AM   #30 
  - Sgt Mora  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 12:03 PM   #66 
     - god...  redqueen   Sep-12-07 02:55 PM   #102 
  - Can we officially call this "The Tillman Treatment?"  derby378   Sep-12-07 10:05 AM   #35 
  - Just sending a message....  Junkdrawer   Sep-12-07 10:41 AM   #39 
  - Yeah  kenfrequed   Sep-12-07 11:44 AM   #60 
     - Ha, ha, ha, ha, ha! What anthrax? I don't recall. I don't remember.  valerief   Sep-12-07 05:03 PM   #119 
  - No.  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 12:00 PM   #65 
     - It's sad that the level of mistrust runs so deep...  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 01:53 PM   #90 
     - If your looking to blame someone for the amount of mis-trust, paranoia, suspicion, and cynicism  IsItJustMe   Sep-12-07 04:09 PM   #111 
  - It would be interesting to know if these two vehicles came from the same mortor vehicle pool  MadHound   Sep-12-07 10:47 AM   #41 
  - It was one vehicle - seven killed, 10 injured  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 11:34 AM   #56 
  - Stunned. Shocked.  Mabus   Sep-12-07 10:49 AM   #42 
  - AW SHITTTTTTTTTTT!  zidzi   Sep-12-07 10:52 AM   #43 
  - The exclamation points make the subject line seem celebratory.  swag   Sep-12-07 11:07 AM   #47 
  - WHEN 1 PLANE HIT A TOWER  radfringe   Sep-12-07 11:08 AM   #48 
  - The 2 died in same vehicle accident  RamboLiberal   Sep-12-07 11:51 AM   #62 
  - IM SO SICK OF IT, MAKE IT STOP  LSK   Sep-12-07 11:22 AM   #51 
  - I, too, want it to stop NOW  janetle   Sep-12-07 11:28 AM   #52 
  - more  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 11:33 AM   #53 
  - Bushco murders yet again. nt  Oregonian   Sep-12-07 11:34 AM   #54 
  - Heartbreakingly sad.  democrank   Sep-12-07 11:34 AM   #55 
  - It is true- Added Today at Final Roll Call  appleannie1   Sep-12-07 11:43 AM   #59 
  - K&R.nt  nam78_two   Sep-12-07 11:50 AM   #61 
  - Soldiers Fathers Speak Out  RamboLiberal   Sep-12-07 11:53 AM   #63 
  - Determined Enemies and Questionable Allies  OzarkDem   Sep-12-07 12:15 PM   #67 
  - May their families get the support they need in this time.  Ken Burch   Sep-12-07 11:54 AM   #64 
  - FUCK--they were Tillmaned..  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 12:22 PM   #68 
  - I asked the same question and used the same term and spellling before I saw your post.  valerief   Sep-12-07 05:00 PM   #118 
  - Not an unreasonable interpretation  malaise   Sep-12-07 06:30 PM   #128 
  - this headline took my breath away.  barbtries   Sep-12-07 01:11 PM   #77 
  - I am so sorry they are gone.  judaspriestess   Sep-12-07 01:21 PM   #79 
  - fragged?  SoCalDem   Sep-12-07 01:30 PM   #82 
  - GENERAL BETRAYUS HERE.........  happygoluckytoyou   Sep-12-07 01:36 PM   #84 
  - The really scary thing here is not whether this is coincidence  ooglymoogly   Sep-12-07 01:42 PM   #85 
  - I'm just going to assume that it is just a freak coincidence  PeterU   Sep-12-07 01:51 PM   #89 
  - WHO ? US ?  happygoluckytoyou   Sep-12-07 01:56 PM   #92 
  - Condolences to their families and  trashcanistanista   Sep-12-07 02:00 PM   #93 
  - I smell a cover up. My bet is that they were fragged.  L0oniX   Sep-12-07 02:12 PM   #95 
  - We owe them a thorough investigation into this rollover  trashcanistanista   Sep-12-07 02:17 PM   #96 
  - Criticize the Little Prince, get extra-hazardous duty? I'll believe that.  eppur_se_muova   Sep-12-07 02:30 PM   #97 
  - K&R  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Sep-12-07 03:27 PM   #106 
  - How do I contact these soldiers to thank them?  bos1   Sep-12-07 04:03 PM   #110 
  - Oh God Let The Kooky Conspiracy Theories Commence...  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Sep-12-07 04:12 PM   #113 
  - Not silly, sad...  Virginia Dare   Sep-12-07 05:29 PM   #123 
  - The MSM and the Christians  roxnev   Sep-12-07 04:42 PM   #115 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-12-07 05:08 PM   #120 
  - Think they were Tillmaned? nt  valerief   Sep-12-07 04:57 PM   #117 
  - So quickly, so sadly.  MasonJar   Sep-12-07 06:21 PM   #126 
  - Media doesn't want to cover it because it will involve covering their OP ed piece  debbierlus   Sep-12-07 06:24 PM   #127 
  - geez louise  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 07:00 PM   #129 
  - Know your BFEE.  fooj   Sep-12-07 07:04 PM   #131 
  - Yikes!! RollOver is the new code word for "blown up'!  Breeze54   Sep-12-07 07:06 PM   #132 
  - Olbermann is covering this story  Catchawave   Sep-12-07 07:12 PM   #133 
  - Now-I am not a conspiracy theorist-but remember THIS about Jessica Lynch's rescuers  w8liftinglady   Sep-12-07 08:47 PM   #141 
  - What can you say? This is so tragic. Blessing to their families.  1776Forever   Sep-12-07 08:56 PM   #142 
  - Vehicle swerved, went off overpass  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 08:59 PM   #143 
  - How sad  proud patriot   Sep-12-07 09:01 PM   #144 
  - For those who may be interested...  frogcycle   Sep-12-07 09:06 PM   #145 
  - How many journalist critics of Bush have been killed in Iraq  provis99   Sep-13-07 12:22 AM   #148 
  - I'm also reminded of the ominous "how's your boy" line Bush..  Virginia Dare   Sep-13-07 08:01 AM   #156 
  - Was this another friendly fire incident?  B Calm   Sep-13-07 05:52 AM   #152 
  - I'm not joining the chorus of those saying this was a hit job  Wednesdays   Sep-13-07 09:05 AM   #162 
 

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