Donkey Punch

September 17, 2007

Do not wage war unless it is absolutely, positively the last ditch effort for survival.

Filed under: Hypocrisy, iraq, Support, terror, war — t4toby @ 1:48 pm

I was a struggling senior in high school when the invasion took place, and I supported it. I was mesmerized by the way we raced across the desert and took Baghdad in less than a month. War was a sleek, glossy commercial on TV, and we always won at the end. It’s easy to be for a war when you have absolutely no connection with it. Patriotism lead me to believe what we were doing was right and noble. What a difference a deployment can make.

So says Alex from Army of Dude, a blog I have been keeping an eye on for awhile. I guess people are now disputing the veracity of his blogging. Typical.