…when I read the papers about the Bad Soldiers’ hometowns, the American reporters never seem to dig up the quotes the foreign ones do:
At the dingy Corner Club Saloon they think she has done nothing wrong.
“A lot of people here think they ought to just blow up the whole of Iraq,” Colleen Kesner said.
“To the country boys here, if you’re a different nationality, a different race, you’re sub-human. That’s the way girls like Lynndie are raised.
“Tormenting Iraqis, in her mind, would be no different from shooting a turkey. Every season here you’re hunting something. Over there, they’re hunting Iraqis.”
On the other hand, there’s no shortage of bar drunks to say things like this, either…