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TwilightGardener Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-06-09 09:14 AM
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25. I think his religion had a lot to do with it--in the sense of his being
very, very conflicted and always having to defend himself, or listen to Muslim hatred from other soldiers. So I agree with you on that. Just a very poor fit for the military.
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  -Is Fort Hood A Harbinger? Nidal Malik Hasan May Be A Symptom of a Military On the Brink tekisui  Nov-06-09 08:12 AM   #0 
  - October 2009; record suicides among US troops.  LynnTheDem   Nov-06-09 08:15 AM   #1 
  - Here's one reference on workplace violence per se.  JohnnyLib2   Nov-06-09 08:28 AM   #2 
  - That's what I fear is happening  maxpower   Nov-06-09 08:30 AM   #3 
  - Hasan never went to war but was obviously effected by treating the soldiers that did.  Jennicut   Nov-06-09 08:35 AM   #4 
  - I love how people can't wait a few days to use the  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-06-09 08:38 AM   #5 
  - Political advantage? More like recognizing the reality.  tekisui   Nov-06-09 08:41 AM   #6 
     - So do you think you have all the facts?  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-06-09 08:43 AM   #7 
        - You have got to be kidding me!  tekisui   Nov-06-09 08:45 AM   #8 
           - You don't have the facts none of us do, and  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-06-09 08:47 AM   #9 
           - Bury that head. It is warm in there, isn't it?  tekisui   Nov-06-09 08:48 AM   #10 
              - LoL! Not putting my head in the sand at all.  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-06-09 08:51 AM   #12 
           - IF the ultimate outcome is a "broken" military that is less able to carry out the policies  T Wolf   Nov-06-09 08:52 AM   #14 
              - are you comparing us to Nazi germany?  dionysus   Nov-06-09 09:23 AM   #27 
                 - Not yet in our policies. But yes in the idea of the international community rising up  T Wolf   Nov-06-09 10:03 AM   #31 
  - No, it's probably just being in Killeen, Texas  FarCenter   Nov-06-09 08:48 AM   #11 
  - I really hope the media keeps talking  Autumn   Nov-06-09 08:52 AM   #13 
  - What war stress? The murderer just fucking didn't want to deploy. And he wasn't a soldier, in a  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 08:52 AM   #15 
  - When the mental health provider is mentally unstable,  tekisui   Nov-06-09 08:55 AM   #17 
  - This was not typical pre-deployment stress. This guy had all sorts of issues.  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 08:58 AM   #19 
  - Wrong. Evidently he has spent most of his time dealing DIRECTLY with the stress produced  T Wolf   Nov-06-09 08:55 AM   #18 
     - I doubt that was a factor, having read the reports on him. Seems like  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 09:01 AM   #21 
        - to be honest putting an American of Middle Eastern/Muslim background in a position  dugaresa   Nov-06-09 09:06 AM   #23 
           - I think his religion had a lot to do with it--in the sense of his being  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 09:14 AM   #25 
           - No shit - you have to wonder how a guy with PTSD responded when the  RaleighNCDUer   Nov-06-09 10:01 AM   #30 
  - What utter drivel.  Statistical   Nov-06-09 08:55 AM   #16 
  - The word "Harbinger" causes a Pavlovian reaction in me every time I read or hear it.  slackmaster   Nov-06-09 09:00 AM   #20 
  - Heh. n/t  chrisa   Nov-06-09 09:02 AM   #22 
     - Charles Krauthammer's column in the paper this morning has "harbinger" in it too  slackmaster   Nov-06-09 09:59 AM   #29 
  - War without end, baby.  Iggo   Nov-06-09 09:12 AM   #24 
  - Does anyone here  conscious evolution   Nov-06-09 09:16 AM   #26 
  - I don't think he was disturbed about anyone else's experiences, except his own.  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 09:27 AM   #28 
  - In my estimation it isn't shocking that those who are broken down, only to be built back up to KILL  Echo In Light   Nov-06-09 10:08 AM   #32 

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