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11-5-09 Terror Attack: Fort Hood Remembered A Year Later
KWTX via Chandler's Watch ^ | Nov. 5, 2010 | Maggie

Posted on 11/05/2010 12:37:22 PM PDT by La Enchiladita

Fort Hood commemorates the first anniversary of the deadly post shooting rampage Friday by paying tribute to the 13 who died and honoring more than 50 who went beyond the call of duty in the chaos and confusion that followed.

FORT HOOD (November 5, 2010)—Few physical reminders remain of the shooting rampage a year ago at Fort Hood’s Soldier Readiness Center that left 12 soldiers and a civilian dead and dozens of others injured, but separate ceremonies Friday on post will pay tribute to the victims and will honor 54 soldiers and civilians whose actions went beyond the call of duty during and after the worst attack in history on a U.S. military base.

To mark the anniversary of the rampage, more than 100 members of the families of the fallen are expected to attend an invitation-only awards ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday honoring those whose actions went above the call of duty on Nov. 5, 2009.

At 1 p.m. Friday, a ceremony that’s open to the public will pay tribute to the 13 who died in the shooting.

It will be followed by a moment of silence and a post-wide retreat ceremony, after which all troops will be released from the day at 2 p.m.

(Excerpt) Read more at chandlerswatch.com ...


TOPICS: Breaking News; Foreign Affairs; Front Page News; US: Texas
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Profile of each of the fallen heroes here: http://www.kwtx.com/home/headlines/Post_Remembers_The_Dead_Honors_The_Living_On_Shooting_Anniversary_106733968.html

Be honest. How many of you forgot that today is the 1 year anniversary?

1 posted on 11/05/2010 12:37:29 PM PDT by La Enchiladita
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Fort Hood massacre: One year later (Michelle Malkin)
2 posted on 11/05/2010 12:39:36 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: Cindy
From Malkin's blog:

Congressman John Carter, who represents the Fort Hood area in the U.S. House of Representatives....says radical Islamic terrorism has still not been acknowledged as the cause of the Fort Hood shootings which left 14 Americans dead, and the Department of Defense must not allow political correctness to continue to skew its policies on force protection.

3 posted on 11/05/2010 12:42:39 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: La Enchiladita
Not me.

For the last year, this jihadist terrorist sh*tbag has received the best health care money can buy (for free), three heart-healthy meals per day (for free), and made as comfortable as humanely possible. All at the expense of the tax-paying victim's families.

Words fail me.

4 posted on 11/05/2010 12:44:17 PM PDT by Gabrial (The Whitehouse Nightmare will continue as long as the Nightmare is in the Whitehouse)
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To: La Enchiladita

Oh Goody! Another day to light candles, sing Kumbaya, wear some ribbons on our clothes and ask “why do they hate us?”

I’d much rather celebrate the day by hanging the body of the muzzie perp on the gibbet.


5 posted on 11/05/2010 12:53:52 PM PDT by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: La Enchiladita

Oh I would have remembered but I was busy making a shout out


6 posted on 11/05/2010 12:58:21 PM PDT by funfan
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To: La Enchiladita
Thank you for this thread.

I heard on the news at 2pm about the anniversary. Looked for a thread here but saw none. Don't know why but I thought the massacre happened in Feb.

I have a photo of the row of boots on my wall. I remember every time I pass by it.

I'm sorry we have a nasty _resident. Quite appropriate that he would leave today.

Prayers of Peace and Justice for the families.

7 posted on 11/05/2010 12:59:38 PM PDT by 1_Rain_Drop
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Yes. Instead of wallowing in sadness, I feel anger.
I am outraged the DOD cannot say the words, “jihadi terrorism,” and ACT ACCORDINGLY.
This day is equal to 9/11 in my view.
And oh, guess who just left the country.


8 posted on 11/05/2010 1:01:27 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: La Enchiladita
How many of you forgot that today is the 1 year anniversary?

I participated in the prayer and moment of silence. On Ft. Hood. At the flagpole in front of the HQ of the unit I support as a contractor. So no, I did not forget. Standing that long, some of it at attention, (or best I could do) with two newly replaced knees was not easy. I knee it would not be, but I went anyway because it was important to me that I do so.

9 posted on 11/05/2010 1:15:32 PM PDT by El Gato ("The second amendment is the reset button of the US constitution"-Doug McKay)
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To: El Gato

I remember talking with you a year ago, when this happened...


10 posted on 11/05/2010 1:18:45 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: ~Kim4VRWC's~; Dinah Lord; ConorMacNessa; SandRat; Jean S; Baladas; STARWISE; La Lydia; ...

Fort Hood Remembrance Ping


11 posted on 11/05/2010 1:21:43 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: La Enchiladita

I did... I thank you for reminding us!! Well me!


12 posted on 11/05/2010 1:26:44 PM PDT by ColdOne (Who Knew? MSNBC has ethics? Fired Keif!!!!!!)
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To: La Enchiladita
Yes. Instead of wallowing in sadness, I feel anger. I am outraged the DOD cannot say the words, “jihadi terrorism,” and ACT ACCORDINGLY. This day is equal to 9/11 in my view. And oh, guess who just left the country. I just posted a thought then got mad.. he is busy celebrating Diwali . It is just as equal to 9/11.
13 posted on 11/05/2010 1:30:37 PM PDT by ColdOne (Who Knew? MSNBC has ethics? Fired Keif!!!!!!)
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To: La Enchiladita

God rest the souls of the fallen heroes...who died in BATTLE that day....

....and God give us restitution by making this terrorist pay for what he did!!


14 posted on 11/05/2010 1:30:42 PM PDT by LUV W (Thank God)
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To: La Enchiladita
Don't forget it was really 14 killed. The one very few count was a soldier's unborn baby. Her last words, according to testimony at the Art. 32 hearing, were "My Baby, My Baby". Then she lost consciousness due to blood loss.

The perp will rot in Hell, and I'd volunteer in a minute to send him there.

RumInt, acquired at an off post eatery, is that the baby was killed by the same bullet the killed the mother. The baby did not die just due to the death of the mother. RUMINT also says that the bullet severed a main artery of the mother/soldier and that she bled out very quickly.

While he burns in Hell his body should be marinating in liquefied waste from a swine feeding operation.

15 posted on 11/05/2010 1:33:04 PM PDT by El Gato ("The second amendment is the reset button of the US constitution"-Doug McKay)
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To: La Enchiladita

This dirtbag should have been hanged by now.


16 posted on 11/05/2010 1:34:34 PM PDT by thethirddegree
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To: El Gato; All
Dying Woman at Fort Hood Cried "My baby!"
17 posted on 11/05/2010 1:38:38 PM PDT by La Enchiladita (It's Morning in America!! And darkest night in California....:(:()
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To: La Enchiladita

Unbelieveable!


18 posted on 11/05/2010 1:39:25 PM PDT by ohioWfan (Proud Mom of a Bronze Star recipient!)
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To: La Enchiladita
Thank you for doing this La Enchiladita.

Horrific day. Horrific terrorism. Horrific NON-response of our pseudo CinC and the Pentagon.

We will NOT forget!

19 posted on 11/05/2010 1:41:38 PM PDT by ohioWfan (Proud Mom of a Bronze Star recipient!)
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To: La Enchiladita

Thank you Dita. Prayers for all who died there and for all who went through this terror.


20 posted on 11/05/2010 1:55:48 PM PDT by potlatch ( Life must be lived forward but can only be seen looking backward. - Soren Kierkegaard)
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