Friday, November 6

Shootings at Fort Hood

For those of you that have not heard, yesterday, apparently, a psychiatrist decided to take it upon himself to start offing soldiers, and wound up with 12 dead.

I would like to send my condolences out to the families of the victims of this senselessness.  We have enough people trying to kill our soldiers abroad, why must we have our own do the same here at home?

I don't know how the guy managed to get 12 people, of course, I wasn't there, and I am just armchair quarterbacking, but 12?  I mean, after the first one or two, that guy should have been tackled to the ground and caught a beat down from some fellow soldiers.

I don't know the situation, or how it took place, if that was even possible, but I also give kudos to the officer that ended the madman's spree by not only taking a bullet herself, but putting four bullets in the shooter.  Good job.

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1 comment:

eric said...

One report I heard metioned the shooter had a laser pointer attached to his handgun