Contact Us

Why The Syria Situation Matters

A friend asked me about the Syria situation and I said like everybody I’m a little “war-weary”.  His response was “why”? That made me think a bit deeper. He’s right, it’s not like I’m lobbing grenades from my easy chair.

If it is proven 100% that the government gassed it’s own people, then we need to take those evil bastards out.  Done and done. See you in hell, tell Bin Laden, Hussien and Gaddafi we said ‘hi’.

I used to be one of the “blow ‘em all up and we’ll sort it out later” guys.  I had no love for overseas and felt like many of you that we should take care of business at home before we continue work around the world.  Then, one simple question came to mind:  How close to dying kids do we have to be to care?  It’s that simple. Children were gassed and killed. I don’t care about their parents. I care that little kids, with no dog in the fight, were killed.  So, would you change your mind if those kids were in England?  Mexico? Oklahoma, or Brownfield?  Where do dying kids start mattering in your book?  Is it only kids from the U.S.A. that count?

Yep, I know. We’ll probably save some kids lives that will grow up ignorant and hate us because we killed their uncle accidentally or even because he was part of the scum that poisoned the kids. That’s beside the point.

Then there’s the “take care of our own problems first” people.  Guess what?  Our kids are fat, privileged and have access to an education and social services.  So, at exactly at what point have we “taken care of our problems” so that we can go back to being better human beings?

Our Government will most likely strike Syria. They’ll probably do a targeted strike to take out whatever they can that could be used to crop dust or poison people. The world and even you may not be behind the efforts, but it’s the right thing to do.  Lastly, with the anniversary of 911 coming up, remember, if we don’t go to the evil people, they eventually come to us.

Best of KFMX

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kfmx.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for THE BOMB SQUAD quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive THE BOMB SQUAD contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.