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Posted By: Amos
10-Jun-06 - 07:12 PM
Thread Name: BS: I met a real war hero
Subject: RE: BS: I met a real war hero
DougR:

The heros of war are those who bring it to a close, whether by physical conquest or by talking turkey.

The men who fight wars on the orders of others are heroic, indeed.

But the real villains of war are those who consider it a national option when it is not a dire and absolute necessity. People like your friend George, who are willing to bring death to people because it suits their agenda, not because they must. Because he had a choice, George has sent hundreds of thousands of people to their deaths, or ruined their lives. He's the Decider, remember?

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