Friday, September 23, 2011

Wrong in So Many Ways

News Headline: GOP Rivals Quiet as Crowd Boos Gay Soldier Serving in Iraq

How could you consider yourself a patriotic American and respond to a soldier this way? While there are certainly some people in the Tea Party movement whose intentions are pure, it is obvious that a troubling portion of that movement is peopled by folks with cold, black hearts. And why, oh why, did the candidates not take the audience to task for this callous behavior?

" At the Fox News Google GOP debate Thursday night an American soldier serving in Iraq was booed by the Republican audience after revealing he was gay. Applauding record executions in Texas, cheering the death of the uninsured, and now boos for an American serviceman."

Read more:    Booing Iraq Veteran     by Michael Stone : Examiner