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    SEAL/Sniper Chris Kyle Dead

    GLEN ROSE, Texas -- A former U.S. Navy SEAL who gained recognition during the Iraq War was one of two people fatally shot southwest of Fort Worth on Saturday, KHOU 11 News has learned.
    Noted Navy SEAL Chris Kyle shot, killed at North Texas gun range | khou.com Houston

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    Sad news to have made it through combat to be murdered back home.
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    That's too bad. RIP
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    A true hero. He did more for this country than any drug addled Hollywood/media creation, yet his passing will be treated as little more important than Groundhog Day.
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    I loved his book. He's been helping injured soldiers so this is a huge loss in many ways. Rest easy.
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    This was so disheartening to me. As a result of the guys from that fraternity being willing to open up and share the experiences that make them superheroes in they eyes of society (I.e Chris Kyle and Marcus Luttrell), they have become personal heroes of mine as it relates to a warrior mindset. I worked my shift yesterday depressed and very discouraged at the state of our country.
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    The article in our local paper was depressing. Most of the commentators were celebrating this as wonderful news. They referred to him as a murderer for what he did in the service. I truly think we are done as a great country when people like these types and our "president" are the majority now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    The article in our local paper was depressing. Most of the commentators were celebrating this as wonderful news. They referred to him as a murderer for what he did in the service. I truly think we are done as a great country when people like these types and our "president" are the majority now.
    This country is fucked. Time for a reboot.
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    Very sad. May he rest in peace.




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    RIP Chief.

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    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

    If I lived every day like it was my last, the body count would be staggering.

    I intend to go in harm's way. -John Paul Jones

    Hunt the wolf, and bring light to the dark places that others fear to go. LT COL Dave Grossman

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    Hunt the wolf, and bring light to the dark places that others fear to go. LT COL Dave Grossman

 

 

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