Those in the second category might begin by reading this story in today's Washington Post. And possibly also this one about the high suicide rate at Fort Hood.
More shooting. This time in Orlando, Florida. Looks bad. I wonder when anyone will publicly raise the issue of gun control, or rather how guns are out of control. Don't hold your breath.
I hadn't realized before reading that that it wasn't already higher than the normal population's. Funny what articles don't mention. Not that increasing suicide rates (and murder and domestic abuse) aren't cause for concern anyway.
Won't help other Muslims much, either
Coiuldn't he have been a Jehovah's Witness?
Most Americans now know what cannon fodder means, and don't want to be part of it.
And, I think, this was this man's problem, after a few years of dealing with returned soldiers with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders.
All the psychiatry in the world can't fix those things.
At the end, the day before he was to be deployed, he broke.
In the circumstances, I might have done so too. But I would have targetted the Fort Hood HQ.
Blowing out a few fat-slappy colonels would get better press coverage.