Skip to main content

View Diary: The Law of Unintended Consequences: Threaten the 2nd Amendment, Alienate the Military - Part II (187 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Even if it wasn't in reference to a sitting (6+ / 0-)

    member of Congress. Even if it was only in reference to his wife, it still reflects poorly on the man's character, it is an attitude of disrepect and contempt.

    I am a Marine Corps Veteran of 8 years, and I will not have some woman ... tell me I may not have one.

    "They did not succeed in taking away our voice" - Angelique Kidjo - Opening the Lightning In a Bottle concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City - 2003

    by LilithGardener on Tue May 07, 2013 at 04:08:11 PM PDT

    [ Parent ]

    •  Absolutely. (3+ / 0-)

      I meant to convey that, but it took me long enough as it was to generate the comment I did.

      I'm really slow, and I re-edit to the point of losing some good points because I can't get them to flow out the way I want them to.

      Thanks for pointing  that out LilithG.

      Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense. Carl Sagan

      by sjburnman on Tue May 07, 2013 at 04:34:48 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

      •  You are right; it really points to a jeuvenile (2+ / 0-)
        Recommended by:
        sjburnman, MBNYC

        peevishness that is a credit to no one, but for reasons not apparent appeals to the diarist as representative of currently serving military.

        By appealing to this jerk as an "authority" of some kind, the diarist shows their own sympatico with the letter writer's jeuvenile peevishness.

        "They did not succeed in taking away our voice" - Angelique Kidjo - Opening the Lightning In a Bottle concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City - 2003

        by LilithGardener on Tue May 07, 2013 at 04:44:55 PM PDT

        [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site