Dudley D. Doright f16rsdad at JUNO.COM
Sat Apr 5 01:24:57 MST 2003

On Sat, 5 Apr 2003 00:19:55 -0700 Jim Nantz <jnantz2 at GETNET.NET> writes:
> At 06:47 PM 4/4/2003 -0800, Senor Frye wrote:
> >There was a lot of this when the reserves were activated for
> Desert
> >Storm.  They joined the reserves hoping for the bennies and
> gambling on the
> >fact that they would never have to hold up their end of the
> bargain.
> >
> >Ship his ass to the front.
> The only problem I have with this notion is that we shouldn't have
> anyone
> there who does not want to be there.  Stephen would you want your
> son to be
> in a situation where his life would depend on this guy shooting the
> enemy?
> If someone does not want to be in a situation where they would be
> put in
> the position of being ordered to kill someone else, then that person
> should
> not join the military.  This guy knew what he was getting into
> before he
> signed up.  At the very least he should be held liable for failing
> to live
> up to the terms of a contract he signed.

IMO, this is nothing less than a deserter looking for a way to make it
legal in order to save his sorry a**.


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