Friday, January 10, 2014

Binocular Snapshot for 01/10/2014

LastDayWatchers no amount of Monday Morning Quarterbacking can revert the true realities; Johnny Come Lately's are just now figuring this out

“I don’t think anyone had the grand illusion that Falluja or Ramadi was going to turn into Disneyland, but none of us thought it was going to fall back to a jihadist insurgency, it made me sick to my stomach to have that thrown in our face, everything we fought for so blatantly taken away.” 
“This has been a gut punch to the morale of the Marine Corps and painful for a lot of families who are saying, ‘I thought my son died for a reason, because we lost so many Marines, and it feels like they were sacrificed for nothing.”

The fall of Falluja might finally bring home to the public what he says he and many comrades had long believed about the war.

There is a rising drumbeat of anxiety/angst among our Marines concerning the state of Falluja/Ramadi today,” one senior active duty officer wrote as part of an email chain circulating among Marine officers
“Lives were wasted, and now everyone back home sees that,” he said. “It was irresponsible to send us over there with no plan, and now to just give it all away.”

Seeing pictures this week of insurgent-held Falluja, he said, was “nauseating.”

“It’s just like, wow, thanks for dragging up all these memories I tried to forget that were controlling my life,” said Mr. Brown, 29, who now lives in Fayetteville, N.C. “For a while I lived out of a bottle trying to shut the memories off.”

Marking them as Lukewarm Gullible Sleepwalkers, with 100% accuracy inside the May 15th Prophecy written at LastDayWatchers