Skip to comments.An ugly Air Force cover up: Quinton Keel not fired, but promoted and allowed to resign
Posted on 03/09/2012 12:19:19 PM PST by jmaroneps37
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So speakith the poster unable to answer direct questions....
I serve in uniform.
What do you do except tell those of us who serve that we are trash to be thrown into a landfill?
Now now Dark, you will surely be accused of ‘bullying’ this poor gentle soul before long... you know, asking those uncomfortable questions and all... ;)
Well, I have been told that I have no heart.
So that wouldn’t be anything new.
And when the lightning strikes and blows him into a digital red mist, we can just throw his ‘soup’ into the Great Porcelain Receptacle at Trollhenge...he won’t mind. He said so!
In many places it is against the law to do what Keel did.
It is considered Improper Disposal of Human Remains, and has varying penalties by jurisdiction.
There was a crematorium that was shut down due to similar behaviors.
But, you two go ahead and keep excusing an illegal activity.
I keep telling you, you need to find the guy and tune him up.
And you keep defending him and refusing to explain your defense of it.
Just a big issue over a little tissue right?
Try not being a coward for a moment and answer this... WHY are you defending this idiot and his treatment of American soldier’s remains? Scientifically, morally, whatever. WHY?
Ever seen everything that gets washed down the drain?
Isn't that disrespectful too?
Shouldn't all the body fluids be captured and placed in the casket too?
Yup, I have actually. You? Not that it matters. I have also seen body parts fly in industrial accidents, a motorcyclist with his face ground off on the pavement and other medical horrors like my own guts.
I also see someone without the will or ability to back up his defense of a moron. I see a poster lacking the sense God gave Pissant that would allow him to differentiate between a funeral procedure and throwing human remains disrespectfully into a pile of rotting garbage - even if they are rotting themselves.
And I see a liberal spouting the ideas of a liberal that cannot come to terms with his own liberal ideals.
Glad we got that straightened out.
Context...BTW, you didn’t answer the question.
Selective enforcement of your principles, more like.
Since ignorance appears to be your only tool, I suppose that you're just going to have to use it. (Thanks for confirming that you are arguing with ignorance rather than with coherent thoughts.)
Well I have been called the arbitrator of all that’s good and just, so mine aren’t the principles with problems.
BTW, you still haven’t answered the question. Why is that?
Joe the Pimpernel
Since Jul 10, 2011
No need to question... I would be one of the contributors. All I did was ask because some of these remains were not even siftable. I just know that each memorial that has been contracted to be built to memorialize 9/11 has turned into a governmetn and bureaucratic nightmare. I suppose I put in excessive question marks precisely because I have gotten soooo frustrated with the long drawn out plan and revise and the ever increasing accomodation of the “Muslims” who died that day too...
Sorry that was way too long a rant.
Trust me I wish we could have just had a memorial plot with marker as you suggested
thank you....I like your suggestions very much
You know nothing of my world....you know nothing of my veneration of the Tomb of the Unknown or the row upon row of fallen warriors at various landing points for D-Day or the watery graves of those aboard ship on Dec 7. I do not know if you have been to each of those places ( and many more battlefields where the US has fought and brave men died), but I have
I did not avoid your post. Unlike you who seem to have copious time to post. I get to post on my lunch hour or after work....which by the way is spent making sure that our most precious resource is well guarded and defended ( and I do in fact mean the US military men and women)
Jimminy Cricket.... I made NO exucses for anyone, I used to many question marks for a legitamate question. Talk about getting your knockers in a bunch. You would have thought that I praised the guy who did this and nominated him for sainthood.
Quit saying I am making excuses. You continue to rant when no one is responding to you. I get it you are all het up. Be that as it may you are so far over the top .... Think of me what you will, you know nothing of me or my fanily or our service to this country. You have no clue as to what I feel about servicemen and their familites.....please spare me your righteous indignation. None is needed or deserved
Be cool man. Your original post seemed to be somewhat callous and uncaring. And then you disappeared. You have explained yourself. So please try not to turn this into a more ugly fight.
It’s dishonorable to the memory of the SMs who died serving their country. Nobody’s asking for bronze statues to be erected for each individual, just that they treat their remains, whatever their condition, with a modicum of respect.
Joe, if you have dealt with dead bodies so much that you have lost all sense of decency and respect maybe it is time for a career change.
I always thought the purpose of an embalmment was so there could be some type of memorial service held without the body exploding. Which seems a lot like respectful care.
In my mind all the people who die in service to this country, in defending ME, should be shown all the honor and respect we can muster. No matter the condition of those remains.
We live in a society now that promotes and awards ignorance and stupidity. And this brings us Gen. Norton Schwartz.
You certainly deserve an award.
And when it comes to the disposal of your final remains...
“MAY THE SCHWARTZ BE WITH YOU!”
You lost that argument.
Joe, would you piss on your mother’s corpse?
How so? Some short timer comes on a conservative board spouting liberal BS straight out of DU and “I” lost the argument when he won’t answer a single question any of us put to him?
I don’t think so.
Thanks. Sometimes I need to be reminded to breathe. I goofed up with my untamable fingers and they way they type sometimes. I officially do a mea culpa for all those who misunderstood my original post. I really am not that callous or cruel.
Hey we all make mistakes....happened to me once. I was three at the time ;)
;) Thanks I needed a cheer me up....
Yeah, when you are that far into a conversation and throw the “membership date” card, you lose.
Yea, when a poster pulls the lib BS and refuses to answer direct questions from several others on the thread, they lose. When someone points out the fact they are a trolling newb, that does not wipe out a dozen instances of trollhood. He a buddy of yours or do you support his assertions?
But you just go on hazzing your happy and pretend I’ll feel ‘chastized’ by your wisdom....
Alive or dead?
Make him wish he was dead.
So he can feel empathy for those he victimized.
“You continue to rant when no one is responding to you.”
You said something that sounded like you were tossing a thread bomb out there and then you vanished.
Then some other jerk showed up and started trolling.
You’ll note that the pings to you also had another name attached.
As for righteous indignation and sparing it, no.
The facts of this case are that several identifiable bodies of our soldiers were cremated and tossed out at a landfill like so many used diapers rather than given the proper by the regs burial.
Many of the bodies weren’t unidentified.
The only one possibly not ID’d were those from 9/11.
It is illegal to improperly dispose fo human remains.
So even if they were ‘dust and chips’, dumping them in a landfill was illegal.
Hope that helps some.
Thank you for the gentle clarification. I realized way too late that my initial post had the look and feel of either some brain dead idiot or a democrat ( oh but I repeat myself). I again offer my apologies and a heart felt mea culpa. Having a really odd work schedule seems at times to keep me from responding in a timely manner. I need to a) be more diligent in how I post ( though sometimes my foggy brain thinks it is doing it right) and b) I should save interesting posts for after I get home then I can respond sooner
Thank you to all who were concerned enough to want to protect even the remains of those who gave all. We have the same heart.
It was the weekend.
Stuff always flares up on the weekends.
I myself got a little touchy because I am currently serving, and am set to deploy in November -unless Panetta and Obama decide we aren’t- and I get somewhat grouchy about military related stuff.
Thanks, and welcome!
Thank you for your service. It is folks like you who keep me free.... and ever grateful
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