"Oh, he violated the UCMJ alright, and more. His conduct afterward was becoming an officer, though, to include resignation of his post.
Humans have human failings, and many of us have yet to move past the ones that could get us into big trouble.…"
"Wow, well put.
The part about '...their fear of deather will never be less..." I'm a little iffy about, though. I was a soldier in Bosnia when we stuck our hand into that mess, and I can definitely say that I ignored my fear of death…"
""I'm not sure why Eric came here or what he thought would be gained, but from my point of view this isn't an enormous deal. It's disrespectful and ignorant, but hey, welcome to the Internet, right?"
You took the words right…"
"Mouse and Alcantara - this Eric person is just trying to get a rise out of everybody.
It seems that his dream scenario would be to pull all troops out of these wars and settle things by diplomacy alone. Yeah, let's do that. Let's see how…"
May 30, 2010
John Schaaf is now a member of Sebastian Junger's Community