A former Navy Seal, expert sniper and best-selling author was reportedly gunned down at a Texas shooting range Saturday by a veteran who is recovering from post-traumatic stress syndrome. Ex-Navy Seal Chris Kyle, 39, and another man were shot point-blank around 3:30 p.m. at a charity event on behalf of Kyle´s security firm at the gun range at Rough Creek Lodge and Resort in Erath County. The suspect, 25-year-old Eddie Ray Routh, was arrested roughly five hours later in Lancaster, Texas after a police chase. He was driving Kyle´s truck at the time of the arrest, police said.
Comments: What a sad, horrific story. You know the filthy Democrats are going to exploit this tragedy.
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Bad Dog, 2/3/2013 8:22:52 AM (No. 9155430)
There is a design here, my friends. RIP, Chris, and God be with you now, and your loved ones left behind.
But there is something smelly about this. Something more is going on, and we´re all right in the middle of it.
Take our Hero out..... by the very method for which he was known, and which is currently the topic of hot debate in this country. And by another veteran. (Recall the DHS publication on domestic terrorism....) And IN TEXAS.
Same day that the WH releases a ´photo´ of their Kenyan Flycatcher Hero. Are we expected to transfer loyalties now, and realize the error of our ways? /s
Steel yourselves. There is a plan at work here......, and it is being expedited.
My only thought is check the shooter´s voting card, and when he last had contacts with leftist organizations. PTSD might have been a factor, but I would not put it past this Administration to orchestrate tragedy.
1. the abandoned at Bengahzi. 2. the hundreds dead in Mexico. 3. Almost all of the tragic school shootings were done by young men who were under the care of ´Mental Health Professionals´ who themselves tend to be hard left leaning.
I may be paranoid, but when someone IS after you, being paranoid is a survival factor.
I watched with great honor the TV show ´stars earn stripes´ and loved the way our service members who worked one-on-one with the ´stars´ to train them on the use and tactics of the weapons they were to use in their exercise. To see the ´stars´ go from an arrogant person to on of great humility was priceless. I would recommend viewing the show for anyone to see what our heroes do everyday!
I hope his killer gets what he deserves and these acts by or for our government does make you pause with a suspicious eye. The removal of high ranking officers and military men who disagree with the administrations views does seem strange. If I were a former military man, I would definitely be watching my back.
None of us can choose how we die but we can choose how we live. Chris lived an exemplary life in service to his country. He died trying to help a troubled soul get through PTSD and paid the ultimate price. Rest in Peace.
My thoughts exactly, #2. Too many stories lately that play perfectly into the regime´s hands on gun control, starting with Newton, CT. If it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, I don´t mind wearing as tin foil hat. I put NOTHING past them.
It fits right in with the current memes, guns are evil and must be taken away and military veterans are more dangerous to the nation than Al Quaeda so big Sis needs to carefully monitor them. Obviously we can´t therefore let veterans have firearms, can we? Just go back to sleep now sheeple, your government will take care of you.
The solution seems easy enough: don´t allow anyone with PTSD to own, or even handle, a firearm. Treat all those crazies like the felons they are only one step away from becoming. Cold-blooded killers -- all of them.
Not only so, but it´s also easy to determine who has PTSD: obviously anyone who has ever served in the military. Add anyone who has ever applied for a concealed carry license.
We don´t need to put them all in jail. Just confiscate there cop-killer bullets and their child-murdering guns.
If they resist, perhaps they belong in a mental hospital. It´s a good thing we´ve got Obamacare...
I´m more suspicious of the media in all of this. Murders happen day in and day out all over the country and we generally never hear about them except possibly on our local news. Now we´re hearing about them all the time in the national media. I think they are pushing these stories to the forefront to help zippy in his anti-gun efforts. They are trying to scare the LIV´s into accepting gun confiscation.
Since the mass shootings at Aurora, CO, and Sandy Hook, CT, the USA has been experiencing a number of lone wolf shootings perpetrated by people with serious mental disorders who know that if they engage in criminally insane homicidal actions that the news media will instantly make them famous. Are these murders another instance of that?
With the loss of so many heroes, I can´t help but think there is something more smelly going on here, as #2 said. Maybe it´s just living in this age of fundamental transformation that has me thinking this way.
Everything is suspect. I didn´t read anything in this article that said Chris was working with Routh. I did read that Chris had started his own company dealing with security, so I don´t know why he would put a gun in the hand of someone he knew was suffering PTDS. None of this makes sense. Prayers for the family.
This was more than "PTSD". That fits their narrative of trying to disarm as man law-abiding veterans as possible. PTSD doesn´t turn you into a homicidal maniac.
I have little doubt that when all is said and done you will find that Eddie Ray Routh had far more serious issues than PTSD, look to see if there was an unsuccessful effort to have him committed, also see if he was placed on some particularly strong psych meds.
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