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Hydra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-28-10 10:54 AM
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15. Quite right
Interesting how in the "Land of the Free" you're not even allowed to think the way you want to.

Not that it's a new thing, but as you say, it's becoming more overt.
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  -U.S. soldiers brainwashed with "positive thinking" Enrique  Jul-28-10 10:34 AM   #0 
  - I hear that General Bobby McFerrin has been tagged to spearhead this "positive thinking" initiative.  Orrex   Jul-28-10 10:37 AM   #1 
  - Always Look On The Bright Side of Life  Swede   Jul-28-10 10:41 AM   #5 
  - "Creating an indomitable Army"  gratuitous   Jul-28-10 10:39 AM   #2 
  - Yeah, I've seen a few of the infomercials on AFN  Solly Mack   Jul-28-10 10:39 AM   #3 
  - Hooah.  Orsino   Jul-28-10 10:40 AM   #4 
  - Yeah that should fix any morale problems pretty quick.  JohnyCanuck   Jul-28-10 10:41 AM   #6 
  - Killing is FUN!! And, you get medals for doing it!!  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jul-28-10 10:43 AM   #7 
  - Programming biobots for the Forever War?  Newest Reality   Jul-28-10 10:44 AM   #8 
  - Quite right  Hydra   Jul-28-10 10:54 AM   #15 
  - The best thing to tell a soldier for positive motivation  rrneck   Jul-28-10 10:46 AM   #9 
  - I've got a feeling  Morning Dew   Jul-28-10 10:46 AM   #10 
  - I can't speak for every soldier I know....  Fleshdancer   Jul-28-10 10:48 AM   #11 
  - "dont think of the worse case scenario about every potential problem"  Vickers   Jul-28-10 10:49 AM   #12 
  - that's why you're so negative  Enrique   Jul-28-10 10:52 AM   #13 
  - Yeah, that doesn't even make sense. How can you keep yourself safe if you don't  GreenPartyVoter   Jul-28-10 10:52 AM   #14 
  - "Private! Did you just have a critical thought?" "Sir. No, sir!!" n/t  janet118   Jul-28-10 10:59 AM   #16 
  - Yea that works when you are killing someone I suppose ....  L0oniX   Jul-28-10 11:03 AM   #17 
  - And always remember  JoeyT   Jul-28-10 11:18 AM   #18 
  - this used to be called BRAINWASHING  grasswire   Jul-28-10 11:41 AM   #19 
  - Smile or Die: The Tyrany of Positive Thinking  Iterate   Jul-28-10 12:03 PM   #20 
 

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