Commissar D, the Evil wrote:
By the way, I read on the internet today that the instructor who used the inappropriate language was dismissed from the German Army. I regard this as an over-reaction by the powers that be
and personally, do not agree with the decision.
The reason I don't agree with the decision is because I see so little harm done to anyone because of his method of training and consider him, from the perspective of an African-American who works in the Bronx, as simply a victim of the international media, which blew this incident up all out of proportion.
Soldiers say many things to other soldiers, much of which is politically incorrect, but then, the business of being a soldeir is politically incorrect! His bad luck was to be caught on-camera
and that sort of exposure to the world media, I find false and dishonerable
~D, the EviL
You mean to tell us that you're a splib
? I would never have guessed! Never in a million years. Gotta' admit, you're reasonably articulate
Guess that explains your penchant for living in hyper-toxic New Jersey.
If they had fired every black man who issued a racial slur or epithet during my time in service, we'd have become a pre-Truman American military once more. In a heartbeat. No kidding.
Outta' here, folks. Don't strain your necks trying to find a Klansman behind every tree.