Last login: Monday, May 20, 2013
Ah yes... PTSD is definitely real and this cat might have been experiencing a bit of stress due to his impending boarding out, but he's still a typical overly-driven marine with a hint of drama. This is evident in the comment he makes, at the school, about how he was shot but wouldn't have made it if it weren't for his buddies. He got shot through the hand. It was not life-threatening, but it's a good sound-byte. I know soldiers who have been shot six times and lived, and do not speak of it so glibly. If you still doubt Brightman is not 'dramatic', watch that clip of him and his friends at the funeral of his friend. While it is noble to want to protect your friend from anti-military picketers, listen to some of the crap he is spewing, and the dumbass with him laughing about it. If you are going to do something in the name of honor, act with honor. Period. I'm glad e is getting help, but it seems he was a bit of an ass before his PTSD. I have friends and family in the services, and respect them for it. Some suffer from PTSD. One in particular had his jackass quotient increased exponentially, but it was a reflection of his personality before his service. Patience can only take you so far before your actions are indefensible.
May 20, 2013 at 8:53 p.m.
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