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Originally posted by pointr97
Originally posted by BrokenAngelWings33
reply to post by pointr97
Was that in the article? I must have missed it...please find this fact and post it for me.
I missed this the first time as well, it was only the cut and paste error when i caught it.
But later, he struggled after his father committed suicide. He was diagnosed with clinical depression and anxiety and disqualified from being commissioned as a second lieutenant, the usual next step for West Point graduates.
This is a huge red flag when commissioning an officer, they have a suicidal tendency, you do not want to give them a weapon and 30 souls that rely on them.edit on 6-12-2012 by pointr97 because: (no reason given)
he failed a psych test.
Makes him look better that he was persecuted than just crazy.
Major depressive disorder (MDD) (also known as recurrent depressive disorder, clinical depression, major depression, unipolar depression, or unipolar disorder) is a mental disorder characterized by episodes of all-encompassing low mood accompanied by low self-esteem and loss of interest or pleasure in normally enjoyable activities.
Originally posted by smashdem
Humor/disdain, I found it very childish. I went through recruit training there, not a civilian job.
Also, I am comparing my experience to the movie, Full Metal Jacket. Not this situation in the OP, as in I never got personally jacked up like that, nor did anyone I see, and never heard about it happening, in relation to anything religious.edit on 6-12-2012 by smashdem because: (no reason given)edit on 6-12-2012 by smashdem because: (no reason given)
Thanks for the reply. Read that way? Your post make perfect sense now. Sorry to question....but it's not the first time a person here would have made claims of being something or doing something to go on, in the same post, to say things about it that prove their claims to be utterly impossible or implausible at best.
Now reading it? Well..Your post brings a smile actually. My brother-in-law saw both Afghan and Iraq during his time in the Marines during the first part of the wars. I could hear him saying just about the same thing or worse. extra DIV