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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

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    Our soldiers didn't die for this country so that we can punish people for making tasteless photographs.
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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
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    I know, these f***ing hypocrites try to cite our heroic soldiers in their posts to justify a reason to remove someone's constitutional freedom. How very American of them.

    I as a soldier am disgusted by them.
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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by Manc Skipper View Post
    Spare us the "holier than thou" nonsense, she made a poor taste joke by a stupid sign. That's all folks!
    And she paid for her ignorance.

    Now that's all.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by digsbe View Post
    And why is it a big deal? No one should be forced to show respect towards anyone, she has freedom of speech as well and I think the overzealous patriotism of others shouldn't cause her to lose her job.
    Nobody is forcing her to do anything. She had the freedom to do what she wanted, and she did. She is free to go back and do it again.
    If you claim sexual harassment to be wrong, yet you defend anyone on your side for any reason,
    then you are a hypocrite and everything you say on the matter is just babble.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by Crosscheck View Post
    That's the difference between you and those who have worn the uniform and lost friends to protect your ass.
    Oh please... like every military vet is a class act. Get over yourself.
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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    This is something I used to do for a living (Social Media, not disrespect of veterans). A lot of this depends on whether or not the agency had a Social Media/morality clause in their HR - but, regardless, a stupid picture to take - and an even stupider thing to upload to Facebook. Based on my limited knowledge - she got what she deserved. Though very sad that one mistake can ruin a career.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    Nobody is forcing her to do anything. She had the freedom to do what she wanted, and she did. She is free to go back and do it again.
    As much as I hate to respond with such an overused quote - Freedom isn't free. You have to pay for your actions.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by RabidAlpaca View Post
    Don't even try to pull that crap, you don't speak for all of us. I'm a combat veteran and I actually have lost friends. This woman may be a total b*tch, but that's her freedom.

    Our soldiers didn't die for this country so that we can punish people for making tasteless photographs.
    No, they died for her freedom to behave like a jerk.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by Ray410 View Post
    A truly happy ending that we can all appreciate.

    Odd that so many posters on here do not seem to have the slightest understanding of the solemnity of The Tomb of the Unknowns and what it represents to all good Americans. Always important to keep in mind that we really do not know who is behind the innocent names and avatars of the posters on here.

    Moral of story: Behave like an ahole, you get treated like an ahole.
    Odd that you think that protecting her stupidity and freedom of speech equates to me not understanding the "solemnity" of the Tomb. I think that it is sad that you are actually happy and appreciate her losing her job over something like this. Yeah, we don't know who you are... we can only read what you type and I have to say that it doesn't impress me at all so far.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bucky View Post
    I have pooped in public, even in public neighborhoods.
    Quote Originally Posted by OldFatGuy View Post
    Usually a gag for wise mouthed insulting little girls. Then some good nylon rope so I can tie them up, toss them in the trunk of my car and forget about them.

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    Re: Arlington Cemetery pic sparks outrage, calls for woman's firing

    Quote Originally Posted by PoliticalAnswer View Post
    This is something I used to do for a living (Social Media, not disrespect of veterans). A lot of this depends on whether or not the agency had a Social Media/morality clause in their HR - but, regardless, a stupid picture to take - and an even stupider thing to upload to Facebook. Based on my limited knowledge - she got what she deserved. Though very sad that one mistake can ruin a career.
    So you think that even though she did not do anything illegal her career should be ruined? Wow.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bucky View Post
    I have pooped in public, even in public neighborhoods.
    Quote Originally Posted by OldFatGuy View Post
    Usually a gag for wise mouthed insulting little girls. Then some good nylon rope so I can tie them up, toss them in the trunk of my car and forget about them.

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