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    I have been following this story since the beginning. I would say that some more details will come out on this and may change what we have heard. Right now, and I don't expect to change much, where there is smoke there is fire, and there is a hell of a lot of smoke! " We didn't negotiate with terrorists, we negotiated with Quatar" Give me a break !

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    Quote Originally Posted by Musket Man View Post
    LOL! No I already enlisted and I was not captured. I would not have been captured. Plan was to take as many of them with me as I could right there.
    Very well said!!

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    Interesting story on msn talking about his desertion...

    http://news.msn.com/in-depth/from-pr...-bowe-bergdahl

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    Good read!

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    MM---I wonder if home schooling has anything to do with this guy seeming to be a loner and misfit according to others in his unit that were interviewed. I've always maintained that in home schooling the person might become accomplished in the book learning part of it, but without interaction with others like you get in a school environment IMHO many times the person is lacking in social skills and just flat knowing how to deal with others. You don't learn that in a book! Add to that the possibility that he may have some kind of a mild mental disorder that wasn't detected because he was a "stay at home learner" and it may explain part of what caused a problem when he got out onto his own after he left home. Just wondering and throwing out some possibilities that may be an underlying factor in all of this!
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    Quote Originally Posted by WapitiBob View Post
    Interesting story on msn talking about his desertion...

    http://news.msn.com/in-depth/from-pr...-bowe-bergdahl
    Excellent article, more than I knew before.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Topgun 30-06 View Post
    MM---I wonder if home schooling has anything to do with this guy seeming to be a loner and misfit according to others in his unit that were interviewed. I've always maintained that in home schooling the person might become accomplished in the book learning part of it, but without interaction with others like you get in a school environment IMHO many times the person is lacking in social skills and just flat knowing how to deal with others. You don't learn that in a book! Add to that the possibility that he may have some kind of a mild mental disorder that wasn't detected because he was a "stay at home learner" and it may explain part of what caused a problem when he got out onto his own after he left home. Just wondering and throwing out some possibilities that may be an underlying factor in all of this!
    Anyone that would walk off their FOB over there unarmed looking for the taliban has got to have some kind of mental disorder if you ask me!
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