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During an appearance on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight, Ted Turner said he thinks it’s “good” that U.S. soldiers are killing themselves because it shows humanity has evolved a distaste for war.
Asked what he thought about the fact that more American soldiers commit suicide than are killed in combat, host Morgan said it was “shocking,” but Turner responded, “No, I think it’s good.”
Ted Turner said he thinks it’s “good” that U.S. soldiers are killing themselves because it shows humanity has evolved a distaste for war.
Originally posted by Blackmarketeer
The FULL context of the quote:
"well, no... I (stutters)... I think it's good... because, uh, it's so clear that we are programmed, and, and, we're born to love and help each other, not to kill each other, not to destroy each other. That's an aberration, that's left over from, uh, hundreds of years ago. It's time for us to start acting, you know, in enlightenment,"
Originally posted by Stormdancer777
reply to post by Dishonored
So he thinks his statement is enlightenment?
I hear they have medication for his problem.
Originally posted by TheToastmanCometh
I obviously do not know what to say to this...
But taking his statements as a product of his mental illness is a slight for other people dealing with problems.
I may say crazy $h!t, but Ted Turner takes the cake on this stand.